Massive gravity, canonical structure and gauge symmetry

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Zahra Molaee; Ahmad Shirzad;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Nuclear Physics B (issn: 0550-3213)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.nuclphysb.2018.06.006
  • Subject: QC770-798 | Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity | High Energy Physics - Theory
    arxiv: High Energy Physics::Theory

Performing Hamiltonian analysis of the massive gravity [9] in full phase space, we see that the theory is ghost free. We also see in a more clear way that this result is intrinsic of the interaction term and does not depend on the variables involved. Since no first clas... View more
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