Think different: applying the old macintosh mantra to the computability of the SUSY auxiliary field problem

  • Mathew Calkins
  • D. E. A. Gates
  • S. James GatesJr.
  • William M. Golding
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Regular Article - Theoretical Physics


Starting with valise supermultiplets obtained from 0-branes plus field redefinitions, valise adinkra networks, and the “Garden Algebra,” we discuss an architecture for algorithms that (starting from on-shell theories and, through a well-defined computation procedure), search for off-shell completions. We show in one dimension how to directly attack the notorious “off-shell auxiliary field” problem of supersymmetry with algorithms in the adinkra network-world formulation.


Space-Time Symmetries Gauge Symmetry Global Symmetries 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mathew Calkins
    • 1
  • D. E. A. Gates
    • 1
  • S. James GatesJr.
    • 1
  • William M. Golding
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for String and Particle Theory, Department of PhysicsUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUnited States
  2. 2.Sensors and Electron Devices DirectorateUS Army Research LaboratoryAdelphiUnited States

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