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Title: Inequivalence of the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticles

Abstract

Dirac's procedure is applied to the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticle systems. Both systems are exhibited to have the same first-class constraints. The difference between the systems is the lack of second-class fermionic constraints in the Siegel superparticle. Thus the Siegel superparticle has a phase space with twice as many fermionic degrees of freedom as the Brink-Schwarz superparticle.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125
OSTI Identifier:
5881618
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Mod. Phys. Lett. A; (United States); Journal Volume: 2:3
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; ELEMENTARY PARTICLES; MASS FORMULAE; SUPERSYMMETRY; QUANTUM FIELD THEORY; DEGREES OF FREEDOM; LIMITING VALUES; PHASE SPACE; FIELD THEORIES; MATHEMATICAL SPACE; SPACE; SYMMETRY; 645400* - High Energy Physics- Field Theory; 645201 - High Energy Physics- Particle Interactions & Properties-Theoretical- General & Scattering Theory; 645300 - High Energy Physics- Particle Invariance Principles & Symmetries

Citation Formats

Allen, T.J. Inequivalence of the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticles. United States: N. p., 1987. Web. doi:10.1142/S0217732387000288.
Allen, T.J. Inequivalence of the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticles. United States. doi:10.1142/S0217732387000288.
Allen, T.J. Sun . "Inequivalence of the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticles". United States. doi:10.1142/S0217732387000288.
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author = {Allen, T.J.},
abstractNote = {Dirac's procedure is applied to the Brink-Schwarz and Siegel superparticle systems. Both systems are exhibited to have the same first-class constraints. The difference between the systems is the lack of second-class fermionic constraints in the Siegel superparticle. Thus the Siegel superparticle has a phase space with twice as many fermionic degrees of freedom as the Brink-Schwarz superparticle.},
doi = {10.1142/S0217732387000288},
journal = {Mod. Phys. Lett. A; (United States)},
number = ,
volume = 2:3,
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year = {Sun Mar 01 00:00:00 EST 1987},
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