Galileon p-form theories

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Mardi, mai 29, 2018 - 14:00


483 A - Malevitch


Cédric Deffayet

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I will discuss the generalization to p-forms of the Galileon idea: to
construct the most general theory of an (abelian gauge invariant) p-form
with (strictly) second order field equations. Such theory have recently be
fully classified for space-time dimension strictly smaller than 12. The
covariantization of these theories will also be discussed.