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Higher charge periodic monopoles

Research paper by Rafael Maldonado

Indexed on: 25 Nov '13Published on: 25 Nov '13Published in: High Energy Physics - Theory



Abstract

We consider singly periodic solutions to the SU(2) Bogomolny equations and use the Nahm transform to generate a class of monopoles of charge k>2, thereby extending known results for lower charge chains. Some simple scattering processes are presented and a comparison made with geodesic motion of monopoles in $\mathbb{R}^3$.