Instantons and (super-) symmetry breaking in (2+1) dimensions

Ian Affleck, Jeffrey Harvey, Edward Witten

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The connection between instantons and the breaking of supersymmetry and ordinary symmetries is studied in a variety of (2+1)-dimensional gauge theories.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)413-439
Number of pages27
JournalNuclear Physics, Section B
Issue number3
StatePublished - Oct 18 1982

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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