Jun 24 – 28, 2019
CERN
Europe/Zurich timezone
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Line Bundles in String Model Building

Jun 24, 2019, 5:00 PM
30m
500/1-001 - Main Auditorium (CERN)

500/1-001 - Main Auditorium

CERN

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Speaker

Andre Lukas (U)

Description

I discuss a recent count of heterotic line bundle models which suggests that the number of string standard models is exponentially large. In the second half of the talk, I focus on the underlying methods to compute line bundle cohomology. New analytic results for line bundle cohomology on complex manifolds point to an underlying mathematical structure which I discuss. Machine learning techniques may be helpful to uncover this structure.

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