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In theoretical physics, the NS5-brane is a five-dimensional p-brane that carries a magnetic charge under the B-field, the field under which the fundamental string is electrically charged.


  • David Tong (2002). "NS5-Branes, T-Duality and Worldsheet Instantons". Journal of High Energy Physics. 2002 (7): 013. arXiv:hep-th/0204186. Bibcode:2002JHEP...07..013T. doi:10.1088/1126-6708/2002/07/013.