Title: Chiral Ring of Strange Metals
Speaker: Mikhail Isachenkov, DESY
Date: Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center
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Abstract: A candidate description for a strange metal phase in 1+1 dimensions, namely a model of strongly-coupled fermions in the adjoint representation of SU(N) is considered. It is known that such models at high densities flow to IR WZNW theories having an emergent (2,2) supersymmetry. I describe the chiral ring of such theories and discuss its large N limit.