String theory

Overview

Syllabus

Introduction. String Theory: Worldsheet, Space Time, Branes

Supergravity Multiplets in various dimensions and supersymmetries

Maximal Supersymmetry 10 supermultiplets with 32 supercharges in 3-11 dimensions

Brane spectroscopy

Branes ending on Branes

Branes and supersymmetric field theories D branes and gauge theories, M5 branes and the (0,2) theory

Root Systems and branes

Past papers

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 (Warning: The syllabus has been significantly changed since 2008.)