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Duality between N=5 and N=6 Chern-Simons matter theory

By Sangmo Cheon, Dongmin Gang, Chiung Hwang, Satoshi Nagaoka and Jaemo Park


We provide evidences for the duality between ${\cal N}=6$ $U(M)_{4} \times U(N)_{-4}$ Chern-Simons matter theory and ${\cal N}=5$ $O(\hat{M})_{2} \times USp(2\hat{N})_{-1}$ theory for a suitable $\hat{M},\hat{N}$ by working out the superconformal index, which shows perfect matching. For ${\cal N}=5$ theories, we show that supersymmetry is enhanced to ${\cal N}=6$ by explicitly constructing monopole operators filling in $SO(6)_R$ $R$-currents. Finally we work out the large $N$ index of $O(2N)_{2k} \times USp(2N)_{-k}$ and show that it exactly matches with the gravity index on $AdS_4 \times S^7/D_k$, which further provides additional evidence for the duality between the ${\cal N}=5$ and ${\cal N}=6$ theory for $k=1$Comment: 15 pages; references adde

Topics: High Energy Physics - Theory
Year: 2012
DOI identifier: 10.1007/JHEP11(2012)009
OAI identifier: oai:arXiv.org:1208.6085

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