String models with twisted currents

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We consider bosonic string models with non-Abelian gauge excitations, whose Lie-algebra-valued currents are twisted by nontrivial automorphisms. The twisted models have the same critical dimension as the corresponding untwisted models; however, their respective spectra are radically different.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1129-1135
Number of pages7
JournalPhysical Review D
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986
Externally publishedYes


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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