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Title: Gauge natural formulation of conformal gravity

We consider conformal gravity as a gauge natural theory. We study its conservation laws and superpotentials. We also consider the Mannheim and Kazanas spherically symmetric vacuum solution and discuss conserved quantities associated to conformal and diffeomorphism symmetries.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3] ;  [2]
  1. Dipartimento di Fisica, University of Torino, Via P. Giuria 1, 10125, Torino (Italy)
  2. (INFN), Via P. Giuria 1, 10125, Torino (Italy)
  3. Dipartimento di Matematica, University of Torino, Via C. Alberto 10, 10123, Torino (Italy)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22447608
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Annals of Physics; Journal Volume: 354; Other Information: Copyright (c) 2015 Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands, All rights reserved.; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; CONFORMAL INVARIANCE; CONSERVATION LAWS; GAUGE INVARIANCE; GRAVITATION; MATHEMATICAL SOLUTIONS; SYMMETRY