# A geometric formulation of exceptional field theory

@article{Bosque2016AGF, title={A geometric formulation of exceptional field theory}, author={Pascal du Bosque and Falk Hassler and Dieter L{\"u}st and Emanuel Malek}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2016}, volume={2017}, pages={1-42} }

A bstractWe formulate the full bosonic SL(5) exceptional field theory in a coordinateinvariant manner. Thereby we interpret the 10-dimensional extended space as a manifold with SL(5) × ℝ+-structure. We show that the algebra of generalised diffeomorphisms closes subject to a set of closure constraints which are reminiscent of the quadratic and linear constraints of maximal seven-dimensional gauged supergravities, as well as the section condition. We construct an action for the full bosonic SL(5…

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