A note on conifolds

Kiyoshi Higashijima, Tetsuji Kimura, Muneto Nitta

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We present the Ricci-flat metric and its Kähler potential on the conifold with the O(N) isometry, whose conical singularity is repaired by the complex quadric surface QN-2 = SO(N)/SO(N - 2)×U(1).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)301-305
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Oct 18
Externally publishedYes

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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