E11 and M theory

@article{West2001E11AM,
  title={E11 and M theory},
  author={Peter C. West},
  journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity},
  year={2001},
  volume={18},
  pages={4443}
}
  • P. West
  • Published 9 April 2001
  • Physics, Geology
  • Classical and Quantum Gravity
We argue that 11-dimensional supergravity can be described by a nonlinear realization based on the group E11. This requires a formulation of 11-dimensional supergravity in which the gravitational degrees of freedom are described by two fields which are related by duality. We show the existence of such a description of gravity. 
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