Partition functions of N=4 Yang-Mills and applications
Mon, Feb. 25th 2013, 11:00
Salle Claude Itzykson, Bât. 774, Orme des Merisiers
I will explain how to evaluate partition functions of N=4 U(r) Yang-Mills theory on a class of four-manifolds. Applications of these functions for electric-magnetic duality, geometric engineering of quantum field theories and 2d sigma models will also be discussed.