# $G_2$-orbifolds from K3 surfaces with ADE-singularities

Authors
Type
Preprint
Publication Date
Dec 16, 2015
Submission Date
Dec 16, 2015
Identifiers
arXiv ID: 1512.05114
Source
arXiv
We construct compact $G_2$-orbifolds with ADE-singularities that carry exactly one parallel spinor. Our examples are related to certain quotients of $\mathbb{C}^2\times T^3$ that have been investigated in arXiv:hep-th/9812205. We shortly discuss the physical applications of our examples.