Letters in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 4, Issue 6, pp 505–508 | Cite as

On Witten's charge formula

  • Abdus Salam
  • J. Strathdee


Witten's formula for the dyon charge in the presence of a CP violating surface term is derived by a canonical argument.


Statistical Physic Group Theory Surface Term Canonical Argument Dyon Charge 
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    E. Witten, CERN preprint TH. 2724 (1979).Google Scholar

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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdus Salam
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Strathdee
    • 3
  1. 1.International Centre for Theoretical PhysicsTriesteItaly
  2. 2.Imperial CollegeLondonEngland
  3. 3.International Centre for Theoretical PhysicsTriesteItaly

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