Supergravity null scissors and super-crosses

Bin Chen, Chiang Mei Chen, Feng Li Lin

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In this paper we construct the supergravity solutions for the orthogonally intersecting null scissors and the fluxed D-strings. We name the latter as the super-crosses according to their shape. It turns out that the smeared solutions are U-dual related to the intersecting (p, q)-strings. Their open string properties are also studied. As a by-product, we clarify the supersymmetry conditions of D2-D2 pairs with most generic fluxes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)471-487
Number of pages17
JournalJournal of High Energy Physics
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1 Apr 2003


  • Brane Dynamics in Gauge Theories
  • D-branes
  • P-branes
  • Tachyon Condensation


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