Fermion vacuum energies in brane world models

Antonino Flachi, Ian G. Moss, David J. Toms

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Abstract

The fermion representations and boundary conditions in five-dimensional anti-de-Sitter space are described in detail. In each case the one loop effective action is calculated for massless fermions. The possibility of topological or Wilson loop symmetry breaking is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)153-156
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Volume518
Issue number1-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Oct 11
Externally publishedYes

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Fermion vacuum energies in brane world models. / Flachi, Antonino; Moss, Ian G.; Toms, David J.

In: Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, Vol. 518, No. 1-2, 11.10.2001, p. 153-156.

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