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, J. High Energy Phys. 03 (2018) 163. arXiv:1711.05155 [hep-th]. Published version.


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