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Supergravity

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Abstract

Supersymmetric particle phenomenology has been thoroughly discussed within the last few years [1]. A surprising development was that super-gravity could be a source of supersymmetry breaking. If we start from a supersymmetric model and couple it to supergravity then we construct a theory with a ground state that is usually not supersymmetric. Various models which are phenomenologically acceptable have been based on this idea. Some of these models even generate a hierarchy.

Keywords

Covariant Derivative Supersymmetry Breaking Bianchi Identity Lorentz Group Lorentz Index 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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