Elementary particle interaction from a Kaluza-Klein scheme

Francesco Cianfrani, Giovanni Montani

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Abstract

We discuss properties of particles and fields in a multi-dimensional space-time, where the geometrization of gauge interactions can be performed. As far as spinors are concerned, we outline how the gauge coupling can be recognized by a proper dependence on extra-coordinates and by the dimensional reduction procedure. Finally applications to the Electro-Weak model are presented. © 2008 World Scientific Publishing Company.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1182 - 1189
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal of Modern Physics A
Volume23
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Mar 2008
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

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