Shadows of the planck scale: Scale dependence of compactification geometry

Keith R. Dienes, Arash Mafi

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Abstract

The effects of the shape moduli associated with toroidal compactifications were studied and it was demonstrated that the Planck-sized extra dimensions were capable of casting significant shadows over low-energy physics. These shadows placed a fundamental limit on probing the geometry of compactification by measuring Kaluza-Klein states. The compactification geometry was found to be renormalized as a function of energy scale with renormalization group equations describing the flow of geometric parameters.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number111602
Pages (from-to)1116021-1116024
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Volume88
Issue number11
StatePublished - Mar 18 2002

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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