eigenbrane
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eigenbrane (plural eigenbranes)
 An operator that, when applied to the boundary of a brane, produces that same brane tensored with a fixed vector space.

2009, Lotte Hollands, Topological Strings and Quantum Curves, page 188:
 In the physical description of this program Dmodules enter in the description of eigenbranes of the magnetic 't Hooft operator in a reduction of 4dimensional N = 4 gauge theory down to a 2 dimensional sigma model.
