The Threebrane Soliton of the M-Fivebrane

Research paper by P. S. Howe, N. D. Lambert, P. C. West

Indexed on: 03 Oct '97Published on: 03 Oct '97Published in: High Energy Physics - Theory


We discuss the supersymmetry algebra of the M theory fivebrane and obtain a new threebrane soliton preserving half of the six-dimensional supersymmetry. This solution is dimensionally reduced to various D-p-branes.