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Rarita-Schwinger field

Context

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

Surveys, textbooks and lecture notes


theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Higher spin geometry

Fields and quanta

Contents

Idea

In physics the Rarita-Schwinger field is a type of field of spin =3/2= 3/2.

The hypothetical gravitino in supergravity is closely related.

References

A good account is in

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