nLab
super spacetime

Context

Gravity

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Formalism

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Definition

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Spacetime configurations

Properties

Spacetimes

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Quantum theory

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Super-Geometry

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Background

Introductions

Superalgebra

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Supergeometry

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Supersymmetry

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Supersymmetric field theory

Applications

Contents

Idea

A spacetime in supergeometry, used in some formulations of supergravity (see at D'Auria-Fre formulation of supergravity) and as target space for super-pp-brane sigma-models (see at Green-Schwarz action functional).

Examples

References

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