# A Grassmann path from AdS3 to flat space

@article{Krishnan2013AGP, title={A Grassmann path from AdS3 to flat space}, author={C Krishnan and Avinash Raju and Shubho R. Roy}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2013}, volume={2014}, pages={1-20} }

A bstractWe show that interpreting the inverse AdS3 radius 1/l as a Grassmann variable results in a formal map from gravity in AdS3 to gravity in flat space. The underlying reason for this is the fact that ISO(2, 1) is the Inonu-Wigner contraction of SO(2, 2). We show how this works for the Chern-Simons actions, demonstrate how the general (Banados) solution in AdS3 maps to the general flat space solution, and how the Killing vectors, charges and the Virasoro algebra in the Brown-Henneaux case…

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