Imperial College London

Amihay Hanany

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Theoretical Physics
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3634a.hanany

 
 
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Location

 

611Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Amihay Hanany is doing research in string theory.

His area of expertise is on the dynamics of branes and their corresponding world volume theories.

Hanany made significant contributions in this area of study.

The contributions include:

  • Brane creation effect
  • Brane Intervals
  • Brane tilings
  • Study of moduli spaces of classical solutions such as instantons, monopoles, and vortices.

There are several contributions which made contact with mathematics, among which are

  • Brane tilings
  • Tropical geometry
  • Cluster algebras
  • Coulomb branch construction of HyperKähler cones

Publications

Journals

Cabrera S, Hanany A, Sperling M, 2019, Magnetic quivers, Higgs branches and 6d N = (1,0) theories, Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN:1029-8479

Hanany A, Okazaki T, 2019, (0,4) brane box models, Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN:1029-8479

Cabrera S, Hanany A, Zajac A, 2019, Minimally unbalanced quivers, Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN:1029-8479

Hanany A, Miketa D, 2019, Nilpotent orbit Coulomb branches of types AD, Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN:1029-8479

Cabrera S, Hanany A, Kalveks R, 2019, Quiver theories and formulae for Slodowy slices of classical algebras, Nuclear Physics B, Vol:939, ISSN:0550-3213, Pages:308-357

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