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Equivalence between supersymmetric self-dual and Maxwell-Chern-Simons models coupled to a matter spinor superfield

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Author(s):
Ferrari, A. F. [1] ; Gomes, M. [2] ; Lehum, A. C. [2, 3] ; Nascimento, J. R. [4] ; Petrov, A. Yu. [4] ; da Silva, A. J. [2]
Total Authors: 6
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Fed ABC, Ctr Ciencias Nat & Humanas, BR-09210170 Santo Andre, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Fis, BR-05315970 Sao Paulo - Brazil
[3] Univ Fed Rio Grande do Norte, Escola Ciencias & Tecnol, BR-59072970 Natal, RN - Brazil
[4] Univ Fed Paraiba, Dept Fis, BR-58051970 Joao Pessoa, Paraiba - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 4
Document type: Journal article
Source: Physics Letters B; v. 678, n. 2, p. 233-239, JUL 13 2009.
Web of Science Citations: 1
Abstract

We study the duality of the supersymmetric self-dual and Maxwell-Chern-Simons theories coupled to a fermionic matter superfield, using a master action. This approach evades the difficulties inherent to the quartic couplings that appear when matter is represented by a scalar superfield. The price is that the spinorial matter superfield represents a unusual supersymmetric multiplet, whose main physical properties we also discuss. (C) 2009 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 07/08604-1 - Dynamical supersymmetry breaking and noncommutative quantum field theory
Grantee:André Carlos Lehum
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate