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Generalized Monopoles in Six-dimensional Non-Abelian Gauge Theory

Department of Physics, Osaka University, Suika, Ōsaka, Japan
Physical review D: Particles and fields (Impact Factor: 4.86). 08/2004; 71(4). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.71.041701
Source: arXiv

ABSTRACT A spherically symmetric monopole solution is found in SO(5) gauge theory with
Higgs scalar fields in the vector representation in six-dimensional Minkowski
spacetime. The action of the Yang-Mills fields is quartic in field strengths.
The solution saturates the Bogomolny bound and is stable.

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