Effective action for brane localized gauge fields

T. E. Clark, Muneto Nitta, T. ter Veldhuis

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The low energy effective action including gauge field degrees of freedom on a non-Bogomol’nyi-Prasad-Sommerfield [Formula Presented] brane embedded in an [Formula Presented] [Formula Presented] target superspace is obtained through the method of nonlinear realizations of the associated super-Poincaré symmetries. The invariant interactions of the gauge fields and the brane excitation modes corresponding to the Nambu-Goldstone degrees of freedom resulting from the broken space translational symmetry and the target space supersymmetries are determined. Brane localized matter field interactions with the gauge fields are obtained through the construction of the combined gauge and super-Poincaré covariant derivatives for the matter fields.

Original languageEnglish
JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Feb 26
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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