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Superspace aspects of supersymmetry and supergravity

  • S. Ferrara
Supersymmetry and Group Theory Session Organized by J. Scherk
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 116)

Abstract

Superspace, as an extension of Minkowski space-time with spinning degrees of freedom is reviewed. Superspace techniques useful for the construction of globally and locally supersymmetric field theories are discussed.

Keywords

Covariant Derivative Bianchi Identity Grassmann Variable Weyl Spinor Supersymmetric Field Theory 
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© Springer-Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Ferrara
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati, INFNItaly
  2. 2.International Centre for Theoretical PhysicsTriesteItaly

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