T-duality and actions for non-BPS D-branes

Eric A. Bergshoeff*, Mees De Roo, Tim C. De Wit, Eduardo Eyras, Sudhakar Panda

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We employ T-duality to restrict the tachyon dependence of effective actions for non-BPS D-branes. For the Born-Infeld part the criteria of T-duality and supersymmetry are satisfied by a simple extension of the D-brane Born-Infeld action.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)XVIII-10
JournalJournal of High Energy Physics
Issue number5 PART A
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes


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