Soviet Physics Journal

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 298–300 | Cite as

Local momentum-space representation of graviton propagators in an external gravitational field and one-loop counterterms in quantum gravity

  • I. L. Bukhbinder
  • S. D. Odintsov
  • I. L. Shapiro
Physics of Elementary Particles and Field Theory


Local momentum-space representation of graviton and ghost propagators in an arbitrary external gravitational field is constructed. It is shown that this representation allows to easily obtain one-loop counterterms in quantum gravity.


Ghost Quantum Gravity Gravitational Field Ghost Propagator Graviton Propagator 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. L. Bukhbinder
    • 1
  • S. D. Odintsov
    • 1
  • I. L. Shapiro
    • 1
  1. 1.Lenin Komsomol Pedagogical InstituteTomsk

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