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Black holes and quark confinement

Witten, Edward (2001) Black holes and quark confinement. Current Science, 81 (12). pp. 1576-1581. ISSN 0011-3891.

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MOST expositions of string theory focus on its possible use as a framework for unifying the forces of nature. But I will take a different tack in this article. Rather than the unification of the forces, I will here describe what one might call the unification of the ideas.

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Additional Information:© 2001 Indian Academy of Sciences. This article is based on lectures presented in Mumbai and Bangalore in January, 2001. I thank the Indian Institute of Science and the Indian Academy of Sciences for their hospitality.
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