A note on rectangular partially massless fields

  title={A note on rectangular partially massless fields},
  author={Thomas Basile},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
  • T. Basile
  • Published 29 October 2017
  • Mathematics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory
We study a class of non-unitary so(2,d) representations (for even values of d), describing mixed-symmetry partially massless fields which constitute natural candidates for defining higher-spin singletons of higher order. It is shown that this class of so(2,d) modules obeys of natural generalisation of a couple of defining properties of unitary higher-spin singletons. In particular, we find out that upon restriction to the subalgebra so(2,d-1), these representations branch onto a sum of modules… 

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