TY - JOUR

T1 - Gauge-gravity duality – Super Yang Mills quantum mechanics

AU - Catterall, Simon

AU - Wiseman, Toby

N1 - Funding Information:
SC is supported in part by DOE grant DE-FG02-85ER40237. TW is partly supported by a PPARC advanced fellowship and a Halliday award. Simulations were performed using USQCD resources at Fermilab.
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PY - 2007

Y1 - 2007

N2 - We describe the conjectured holographic duality between Yang-Mills quantum mechanics and type IIa string theory. This duality allows us to use lattice Monte Carlo simulations to probe the physics of the gravitational theory - for example, at low energies it provides a computation of black hole entropy in terms of a sum over microstates of the dual gauge theory. Numerical results are presented of the 4 supercharge theory at finite temperature.

AB - We describe the conjectured holographic duality between Yang-Mills quantum mechanics and type IIa string theory. This duality allows us to use lattice Monte Carlo simulations to probe the physics of the gravitational theory - for example, at low energies it provides a computation of black hole entropy in terms of a sum over microstates of the dual gauge theory. Numerical results are presented of the 4 supercharge theory at finite temperature.

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M3 - Conference article

AN - SCOPUS:69849110279

VL - 42

JO - Proceedings of Science

JF - Proceedings of Science

SN - 1824-8039

M1 - 051

T2 - 25th International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, LATTICE 2007

Y2 - 30 July 2007 through 4 August 2007

ER -