×

zbMATH — the first resource for mathematics

\(E_{11}\) and M theory. (English) Zbl 0992.83079
11-dimensional supergravity is described by the group \(E_{11}\). It leads to a duality between two fields representing gravitational degrees of freedom. This paper also contains a review of Kac-Moody algebras.

MSC:
83E50 Supergravity
17B81 Applications of Lie (super)algebras to physics, etc.
81R10 Infinite-dimensional groups and algebras motivated by physics, including Virasoro, Kac-Moody, \(W\)-algebras and other current algebras and their representations
81T30 String and superstring theories; other extended objects (e.g., branes) in quantum field theory
83E30 String and superstring theories in gravitational theory
PDF BibTeX XML Cite
Full Text: DOI arXiv