Low-energy limit of strings

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We investigate terms with four derivatives in the low-energy action of closed Bose strings. Our analysis is consistent with the possibility that the action involves only curvatures of a connection with torsion. The torsion is provided by the antisymmetric tensor gauge field.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3201-3207
Number of pages7
JournalPhysical Review D
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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