A possible quantum limit for the stabilization of moduli in brane-world scenarios

  title={A possible quantum limit for the stabilization of moduli in brane-world scenarios},
  author={G. Amelino-Camelia},
  journal={Physics Letters B},
Abstract I consider the implications for brane-world scenarios of the rather robust quantum-gravity expectation that there should be a quantum minimum limit on the uncertainty of all physical length scales. In order to illustrate the possible significance of this issue, I observe that, according to a plausible estimate, the quantum limit on the length scales that characterize the bulk geometry could affect severely the phenomenology of a recently-proposed brane-world scenario. 
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