4-11 July 2012
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Australia/Melbourne timezone
ICHEP2012 - 36th International Conference for High Energy Physics

Quantum corrections to broken N=8 supergravity

7 Jul 2012, 09:00
20m
Room 219 (Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Room 219

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Melbourne Australia
Parallel Sessions Track 12. Formal Theory Developments Room 219 - BSM - Non-SUSY - TR3

Speaker

Prof. Fabio Zwirner (University of Padova and INFN (IT))

Description

We show that, for all tachyon-free classical Minkowski vacua with four-dimensional spontaneously broken N=8 supergravity, the one-loop effective potential is calculable and finite. We also find that, in all presently known examples, it is negative-definite.

Primary author

Prof. Fabio Zwirner (University of Padova and INFN (IT))

Co-author

Prof. Gianguido Dall'Agata (University and INFN, Padova)

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