Peter R. Merkx

Office 4522 South Hall
Fax (805) 893-2385

Department of Mathematics
University of California at Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3080

Research Interests:
Algebraic geometry, mathematical physics.

1. (with M. Bertolini and D. R. Morrison), On the global symmetries of 6D superconformal field theories, J. High Energy Phys. 07 (2016) 005, arXiv:1510.08056 [hep-th].
2. Global symmetries of six dimensional superconformal field theories, University of California, Santa Barbara Doctoral Thesis, September, 2017. Abridged version.
3. Classifying global symmetries of 6D SCFTs, arXiv:1711.05155 [hep-th].


An animation: moving 2D 'X-ray' of a fixed highly symmetric 8D point arrangement.