Higgs representations for SO(n) gauges theories

  • G. Girardi
  • A. Sciarrino
  • P. Sorba
Gauge Theories
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 135)


A characterization of SO(n) representations containing a vector stabilized by subgroups of the type S[O(n-p) × O(p)] or SU(k) × U(1) or SU(k) if n = 2k is given. Large use is made of the Gelfand-Zetlin basis, which yields operative methods of some interest in gauge models.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Girardi
    • 1
  • A. Sciarrino
    • 2
  • P. Sorba
    • 1
  1. 1.LAPPAnnecy-le-VieuxFrance
  2. 2.Istituto di Fisica Teorica dell'Università NapoliI.N.F.N. Sezione di NapoliNapoliItaly

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