Generalized Non-Linear σ-Models with Gauge Invariance

  • Jean Zinn-Justin
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSB, volume 59)


In these lectures we shall give a brief description of a family of models which generalize the non-linear σ-model, and possess in addition a local gauge invariance without containing explicitly a gauge field.


Symmetric Space Gauge Invariance Gauge Field Coset Space Chiral Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Zinn-Justin
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  1. 1.Service de Physique ThéoriqueCEN SaclayGif-sur-YvetteFrance

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