The N = 8 supergravity Hamiltonian as a quadratic form

  • Ananth S
  • Brink L
  • Heise R
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Abstract

We conjecture that the light-cone Hamiltonian of N = 8 supergravity can be expressed as a quadratic form. We explain why this rewriting is unique to maximally supersymmetric theories. The N = 8 quartic interaction vertex is constructed and used to verify that this conjecture holds to order κ2. © 2006 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

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Authors

  • Sudarshan Ananth

  • Lars Brink

  • Rainer Heise

  • Harald G. Svendsen

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