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Title: A brief history (and geography) of Supergravity: the first 3 weeks... and after

Abstract

Here, I summarize, at its 41st – and what would have been Bruno Zumino’s 94th – birthday, the history of the discoveries of Supergravity, and some of its framework and later developments.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. California Inst. of Technology (CalTech), Pasadena, CA (United States); Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
California Inst. of Technology (CalTech), Pasadena, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
OSTI Identifier:
1597707
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0011632; PHY-1266107
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
The European Physical Journal. H
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 43; Journal Issue: 3; Journal ID: ISSN 2102-6459
Publisher:
Springer
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Deser, S. A brief history (and geography) of Supergravity: the first 3 weeks... and after. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1140/epjh/e2018-90005-3.
Deser, S. A brief history (and geography) of Supergravity: the first 3 weeks... and after. United States. doi:10.1140/epjh/e2018-90005-3.
Deser, S. Thu . "A brief history (and geography) of Supergravity: the first 3 weeks... and after". United States. doi:10.1140/epjh/e2018-90005-3. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1597707.
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abstractNote = {Here, I summarize, at its 41st – and what would have been Bruno Zumino’s 94th – birthday, the history of the discoveries of Supergravity, and some of its framework and later developments.},
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journal = {The European Physical Journal. H},
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place = {United States},
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