# 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} }

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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