TY - JOUR

T1 - Mirror symmetry as a gauge symmetry

AU - Giveon, Amit

AU - Witten, Edward

N1 - Funding Information:
Research of E.W. is supported in part by NSF grant PHY92-45317. Research of A.G. is supported in part by BSF - American-Israeli Bi-National Science Foundation and by an Alon fellowship.

PY - 1994/7/14

Y1 - 1994/7/14

N2 - It is shown that in string theory mirror duality is a gauge symmetry (a Weyl transformation) in the moduli space of N = 2 backgrounds on group manifolds, and we conjecture on the possible generalization to other backgrounds, such as Calabi-Yau manifolds.

AB - It is shown that in string theory mirror duality is a gauge symmetry (a Weyl transformation) in the moduli space of N = 2 backgrounds on group manifolds, and we conjecture on the possible generalization to other backgrounds, such as Calabi-Yau manifolds.

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U2 - 10.1016/0370-2693(94)90856-7

DO - 10.1016/0370-2693(94)90856-7

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:0002453130

SN - 0370-2693

VL - 332

SP - 44

EP - 50

JO - Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics

JF - Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics

IS - 1-2

ER -