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The quantum DELL system

  • Peter KoroteevEmail author
  • Shamil Shakirov
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Abstract

We propose quantum Hamiltonians of the double-elliptic many-body integrable system (DELL) and study its spectrum. These Hamiltonians are certain elliptic functions of coordinates and momenta. Our results provide quantization of the classical DELL system which was previously found in the string theory literature. The eigenfunctions for the N-body model are instanton partition functions of 6d SU(N) gauge theory with adjoint matter compactified on a torus with a codimension-two defect. As a by-product, we discover new family of symmetric orthogonal polynomials which provide an elliptic generalization to Macdonald polynomials.

Keywords

Integrable systems Supersymmetric gauge theories Quantum K-theory Quantum hydrodynamics Geometric representation theory Elliptic cohomology 

Mathematics Subject Classification

14N35 17B37 20G42 76Y05 81R12 81T30 81T60 81R50 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This manuscript took some time to complete primarily due to the technical computational difficulties of expressions involving double-periodic functions. We would like to thank numerous people with whom we discussed these and other matters, as well as various institutions which we visited in the last several years, but our special acknowledgements go to Babak Haghigat, Wenbin Yan, Can Kozcaz and Francesco Benini who participated in earlier stages of the project.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of California BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden

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