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UCB-PTH-97-31
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Duals for SU(N) SUSY gauge theories
with an antisymmetric tensor:
five easy flavors
John Terning*
Department of Physics
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
December 16, 1997
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Abstract
I consider N = 1 supersymmetric SU(N) gauge theories with matter fields
consisting of one antisymmetric representation, five flavors, and enough anti-
fundamental representations to cancel the gauge anomaly. Previous analyses
are extended to the case of even N, with no superpotential. Using holomorphy I
show that the theory has an interacting infrared fixed point for sufficiently large
N.. These theories are interesting due to the fact that in going from five to four
flavors the theory goes from a non-trivial infrared fixed point to confinement,
in contradistinction to SUSY QCD, but in analogy to the behavior expected in
non-SUSY QCD.

*e-mail: terning@alvin.lbl.gov

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Terning, John. Duals for SU(N) SUSY Gauge Theories with an Antisymmetric Tensor: Five Easy Flavors, article, December 16, 1997; Berkeley, California. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc933660/m1/2/ocr/: accessed May 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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