Yang-Mills Theories with Global and Local Supersymmetry — Higgs and Superhiggs Effect in Unified Field Theories

  • S. Ferrara


The phenomenological success of the Glashow-Weinberg-Salam1 model in describing electromagnetic and weak interactions in a unified fashion and in embedding the Fermi theory of weak interactions in a renormalizable field theory has dramatically reproposed unified field theories as the correct theoretical framework for describing all elementary particle interactions.


Gauge Group Irreducible Representation Supersymmetry Breaking Vector Multiplet Chiral Multiplet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Ferrara
    • 1
  1. 1.Theory DivisionCERNGeneva 23Switzerland

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