Towards loop quantum gravity without the time gauge

Francesco Cianfrani, Giovanni Montani

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

The Hamiltonian formulation of the Holst action is reviewed and it provides a solution of second-class constraints corresponding to a generic local Lorentz frame. Within this scheme the form of rotation constraints can be reduced to a Gauss-like one by a proper generalization of Ashtekar-Barbero-Immirzi connections. This result emphasizes that the loop quantum gravity quantization procedure can be applied when the time-gauge condition does not stand. © 2009 The American Physical Society.
Original languageEnglish
Article number091301
Pages (from-to)-
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume102
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Mar 2009
Externally publishedYes

    Fingerprint

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

Cite this