Symmetry, Integrability and Geometry: Methods and Applications (SIGMA)


Special Issue on Progress in Twistor Theory

The Guest Editors for this special issue are

Michael Eastwood (Australian National University, Australia)
Claude LeBrun (Stony Brook University, USA)
Lionel Mason (University of Oxford, England)


Topics for this special issue will include:

  • twistor spaces and self-dual geometry;
  • twistor theory and Einstein metrics;
  • the Penrose transform and integral geometry;
  • the Ward transform and integrable systems;
  • twistors and amplitudes.

Submissions to this special issue are by invitation only.

How to Submit an Article to the Issue.

Both original research articles and review papers will be considered (not having been published nor submitted elsewhere).

Although we expect the default article to be in the range 10–20 pages, in fact there is no limit to the length of an article. Deadline for submission is October 31, 2013.

All articles will go through the standard peer reviewing procedure of SIGMA.


Papers in this Issue:

Scalar Flat Kähler Metrics on Affine Bundles over CP1
Nobuhiro Honda
SIGMA 10 (2014), 046, 25 pages   [ abs   pdf ]
Twistors and Bi-Hermitian Surfaces of Non-Kähler Type
Akira Fujiki and Massimiliano Pontecorvo
SIGMA 10 (2014), 042, 13 pages   [ abs   pdf ]
Twistor Theory of the Airy Equation
Michael Cole and Maciej Dunajski
SIGMA 10 (2014), 037,  8 pages   [ abs   pdf ]
Selfdual 4-Manifolds, Projective Surfaces, and the Dunajski-West Construction
David M.J. Calderbank
SIGMA 10 (2014), 035, 18 pages   [ abs   pdf ]
Integrable Background Geometries
David M.J. Calderbank
SIGMA 10 (2014), 034, 51 pages   [ abs   pdf ]
Hyperkähler Manifolds of Curves in Twistor Spaces
Roger Bielawski
SIGMA 10 (2014), 033, 13 pages   [ abs   pdf ]


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