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5d E n Seiberg-Witten curve via toric-like diagram

  • Sung-Soo KimEmail author
  • Futoshi Yagi
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Regular Article - Theoretical Physics

Abstract

We consider 5d Sp(1) gauge theory with \( {E}_N{{}_{{}_f}}_{{}_{+1}} \) global symmetries based on toric(-like) diagram constructed from (p, q)-web with 7-branes. We propose a systematic procedure to compute the Seiberg-Witten curve for generic toric-like diagram. For N f = 6, 7 flavors, we explicitly compute the Seiberg-Witten curves for 5d Sp(1) gauge theory, and show that these Seiberg-Witten curves agree with already known E 7,8 results. We also discuss a generalization of the Seiberg-Witten curve to rank-N cases.

Keywords

Supersymmetric gauge theory Brane Dynamics in Gauge Theories Global Symmetries 

Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of PhysicsKorea Institute for Advanced StudySeoulSouth Korea

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