Harmonic maps into loop spaces of compact Lie groups

  • A. G. Sergeev


We study harmonic maps from Riemann surfaces M to the loop spaces ΩG of compact Lie groups G, using the twistor approach. Harmonic maps into loop spaces are of special interest because of their relation to the Yang-Mills equations on ℝ4.


Manifold Modulus Space Riemannian Manifold Riemann Surface Twistor Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Steklov Mathematical InstituteMoscowRussia

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