On supersymmetric anti-de Sitter, de Sitter and Minkowski flux backgrounds
Journal article, 2018

We test the robustness of the conditions required for the existence of (supersymmetric) warped flux anti-de Sitter, de Sitter, and Minkowski backgrounds in supergravity theories using as examples suitable foliations of anti-de Sitter spaces. We find that there are supersymmetric de Sitter solutions in supergravity theories including maximally supersymmetric ones in 10- and 11-dimensional supergravities. Moreover, warped flux Minkowski backgrounds can admit Killing spinors which are not Killing on the Minkowski subspace and therefore cannot be put in a factorized form.





Ulf Gran

Chalmers, Physics, Theoretical Physics

Jan Gutowski

University of Surrey

G. Papadopoulos

King's College London

Classical and Quantum Gravity

0264-9381 (ISSN) 13616382 (eISSN)

Vol. 35 6 065016

Applied String Theory - Holographic Methods for Strongly Coupled Systems

Swedish Research Council (VR) (2015-04368), 2016-01-01 -- 2019-12-31.

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