
Definition of Supergravity
1. Noun. (physics) A field theory combining supersymmetry and general relativity. ¹
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Definition of Supergravity
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Supergravity
Literary usage of Supergravity
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Topics in Physical Geometry by Robert Hermann (1988)
"supergravity AND ThE EHRESMANN THEORY OF CONNECTIONS IN FIBER BUNDLES ...
A special feature of supergravity seems to be that they are associated with linear ..."
2. First Workshop on Grand Unification: New England Center, University of New by Paul H. Frampton, Sheldon L. Glashow, Asim Yildiz (1980)
"In contrast to N < 6, the traced vector field in Table 2 does not correspond to
am apparent unitary symmetry of 50(8) supergravity.5 We conjecture that it ..."
3. Turn of the Century: 2100 by Charlie Pedersen (2007)
"... (along with a previously abandoned attempt to unify General Relativity and
Quantum Mechanics called elevendimensional) supergravity into one theory. ..."
4. Quantum and Fermion Differential Geometry by Robert Hermann (1977)
"I would imagine that the theory of “supergravity” (ie, Einstein's gravitational
theory generalized to the mixed FermionBoson spaces) would be especially ..."
5. Revealing the Hidden Nature of Space And Time: Charting the Course for by National Research Council (U.S.) (2006)
"His primary research interests are in theoretical particle physics, particularly
in the theory and phenomenology of supersymmetry, supergravity, ..."