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Theoretical and Mathematical Physics

, Volume 104, Issue 1, pp 803–809 | Cite as

On mirror symmetry in Wess-Zumino-Novikov-Witten models

  • N. Mohammedi
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Abstract

We examine the problem of constructing N=2 superconformal algebras out of N=1 non-semi-simple affine Lie algebras. These N=2 superconformal theories share the property that the super Virasoro central charge depends only on the dimension of the Lie algebra. We find, in particular, a construction having a central charge c=9. This provides a possible internal space for string compactification and where mirror symmetry might be explored.

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Mirror Symmetry Central Charge Internal Space Superconformal Algebra Superconformal Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Mohammedi
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  1. 1.Physikalisches Institut der Universität BonnBonnGermany

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