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Title: Constraining higher derivative supergravity with scattering amplitudes

We study supersymmetry constraints on higher derivative deformations of type IIB supergravity by consideration of superamplitudes. Thus, combining constraints of on-shell supervertices and basic results from string perturbation theory, we give a simple argument for the non-renormalization theorem of Green and Sethi, and some of its generalizations.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2]
  1. Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
  2. Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA (United States)
Publication Date:
Grant/Contract Number:
SC0012567; SC00012567
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Review. D, Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 92; Journal Issue: 4; Journal ID: ISSN 1550-7998
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Research Org:
Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS
OSTI Identifier:
1240389
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1213604