Article

Nonlinear Grassmann Sigma Models in Any Dimension and An Infinite Number of Conserved Currents

Physics Letters B (Impact Factor: 4.57). 06/1998; DOI: 10.1016/S0370-2693(98)00981-2
Source: arXiv

ABSTRACT We first consider nonlinear Grassmann sigma models in any dimension and next construct their submodels. For these models we construct an infinite number of nontrivial conserved currents. Our result is independent of time-space dimensions and, therfore, is a full generalization of that of authors (Alvarez, Ferreira and Guillen). Our result also suggests that our method may be applied to other nonlinear sigma models such as chiral models, $G/H$ sigma models in any dimension. Comment: 11 pages, AMSLaTex

0 Bookmarks
 · 
49 Views
  • Source
    [Show abstract] [Hide abstract]
    ABSTRACT: We first review the result that the noncommutative principal chiral model has an infinite tower of conserved currents, and discuss the special case of the noncommutative CP^1 model in some detail. Next, we focus our attention to a submodel of the CP^1 model in the noncommutative spacetime A_\theta(R^2+1). By extending a generalized zero curvature representation to A_\theta(R^2+1) we discuss its integrability and construct its infinitely many conserved currents. Supersymmetric principal chiral model with and without the WZW term and a supersymmetric extension of the CP^1 submodel in noncommutative spacetime (i.e in superspaces A_\theta(R^1+1|2), A_\theta(R^2+1|2)) are also examined in detail and their infinitely many conserved currents are given in a systematic manner. Finally, we discuss the solutions of the aforementioned submodels with or without supersymmetry.
    05/2008;
  • Source
    [Show abstract] [Hide abstract]
    ABSTRACT: We review our proposal to generalize the standard two-dimensional flatness construction of Lax-Zakharov-Shabat to relativistic field theories in d+1 dimensions. The fundamentals from the theory of connections on loop spaces are presented and clarified. These ideas are exposed using mathematical tools familiar to physicists. We exhibit recent and new results that relate the locality of the loop space curvature to the diffeomorphism invariance of the loop space holonomy. These result are used to show that the holonomy is abelian if the holonomy is diffeomorphism invariant. These results justify in part and set the limitations of the local implementations of the approach which has been worked out in the last decade. We highlight very interesting applications like the construction and the solution of an integrable four dimensional field theory with Hopf solitons, and new integrability conditions which generalize BPS equations to systems such as Skyrme theories. Applications of these ideas leading to new constructions are implemented in theories that admit volume preserving diffeomorphisms of the target space as symmetries. Applications to physically relevant systems like Yang Mills theories are summarized. We also discuss other possibilities that have not yet been explored.
    International Journal of Modern Physics A 02/2009; · 1.13 Impact Factor
  • Source
    [Show abstract] [Hide abstract]
    ABSTRACT: In the preceding paper,1 we constructed submodels of nonlinear Grassmann sigma models in any dimensions and, moreover, an infinite number of conserved currents and a wide class of exact solutions. In this letter, we first construct almost all conserved currents for the submodels and all those for CP1-model. We next review the Smirnov and Sobolev construction for the equations of CP1-submodel and extend the equations, the S-S construction and conserved currents to higher order ones.
    Modern Physics Letters A 11/2011; 14(14). · 1.11 Impact Factor

Full-text

View
0 Downloads
Available from