Kaluza-Klein monopole and 5-brane effective actions

E. Eyras*, Y. Lozano

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We review the construction of the Kaluza-Klein monopole of the Type IIA theory in the most general case of a massive background, as well as its relation via T-duality with the Type IIB NS-5-brane. This last effective action is shown to be related by S-duality to the D5-brane effective action.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103-106
Number of pages4
JournalFortschritte der Physik
Issue number1-3
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

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