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[http://arxiv.org/abs/gr-qc/9908045 String/M-branes for Relativists]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/gr-qc/9908045 String/M-branes for Relativists]<br>
by Donald Marolf  (gr-qc/9908045, 50 pages, 6 figures)
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by Donald Marolf  (gr-qc/9908045, 50 pages, 6 figures)<br>
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This brief introduction to branes conveys some basic aspects of brane physics and
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perspectives on string theory to those trained in general
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relativity.
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9701088 Lectures on Supergravity p-branes]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9701088 Lectures on Supergravity p-branes]<br>
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9803116 BPS Branes in Supergravity]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9803116 BPS Branes in Supergravity]<br>
by K.S. Stelle (hep-th/9803116, 99 pages, 7 figures)
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by K.S. Stelle (hep-th/9803116, 99 pages, 7 figures)<br>
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Stelle provides a useful introduction to brane solutions in supergravity, containing many details of
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supersymmetry, Kaluza-Klein reduction, and low-velocity scattering of branes.
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0110084 Branes and Brane Worlds in M-Theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0110084 Branes and Brane Worlds in M-Theory]<br>

Revision as of 19:21, 7 January 2007

see also D branes

reviews

Supermembranes
by M. J. Duff (hep-th/9611203, 76 pages)

Branes, Calibrations and Supergravity
by Jerome P. Gauntlett (hep-th/0305074, 47 pages)

Intersecting brane solutions in string and M-theory
by Douglas J. Smith (hep-th/0210157, 84 pages)

Lectures on Branes in Curved Backgrounds
by Volker Schomerus (hep-th/0209241, 109 pages, 11 figures)

Brane Theory Solitons
by P.K. Townsend (hep-th/0004039, 31 pages)

String/M-branes for Relativists
by Donald Marolf (gr-qc/9908045, 50 pages, 6 figures)
This brief introduction to branes conveys some basic aspects of brane physics and perspectives on string theory to those trained in general relativity.

Lectures on Supergravity p-branes
by K.S. Stelle (hep-th/9701088, 53 pages, 4 figures)

Black Holes and Solitons in String Theory
by Donam Youm (hep-th/9710046, 240 pages)

BPS Branes in Supergravity
by K.S. Stelle (hep-th/9803116, 99 pages, 7 figures)
Stelle provides a useful introduction to brane solutions in supergravity, containing many details of supersymmetry, Kaluza-Klein reduction, and low-velocity scattering of branes.

Branes and Brane Worlds in M-Theory
by J.F. Vazquez-Poritz (hep-th/0110084, 189 pages, 15 figures)

Supergravity, Brane Dynamics and String Duality
by P. West (hep-th/9811101, 109 pages, 2 figures)

Black Holes and Solitons in String Theory
by Ashoke Sen (hep-th/9210050, 24 pages)

Supersymmetric String Solitons
by C.G.Callan Jr., J.A.Harvey, A.E.Strominger (hep-th/9112030, 42 pages)

Instantons and Solitons in Heterotic String Theory
by Curtis G. Callan, Jr. (hep-th/9109052, 24 pages)