G-structures and Flavouring non-Abelian T-duality

Preprint number: CP3-Origins-2013-19 DNRF90 and DIAS-2013-19
Authors: Alejandro Barranco (Universitat de Barcelona), Jerome Gaillard (University of Wisconsin), Niall Macpherson (Swansea University), Carlos Nunez (CP3-Origins & DIAS), and Daniel Thompson (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and The International Solvay Institutes)
External link: arXiv.org

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We examine non-Abelian T-duality on backgrounds preserving N = 1 super- symmetry showing how backgrounds with SU(3)-structure are mapped to backgrounds with SU(2)-structure. We provide the transformation rules for the corresponding pure spinors. We use these techniques to construct new flavoured solutions of type IIA super- gravity.