Emergent gravity from off-shell energy fixing

  title={Emergent gravity from off-shell energy fixing},
  author={Francisco J. de Anda},
  journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity},
Off-shell processes do not preserve the Energy Momentum Tensor (EMT) in QFT. Fixing the EMT throughout off-shell processes, implies a graviton-like quantum field to emerge without dynamics. Its dynamics are generated through quantum corrections. This Fixed Off-Shell Energy Condition (FOSEC) implies the existence of a linear gravity-like theory, and in special cases the full Poincare gauge theory. In this work it is shown that imposing the FOSEC in QFT implies the emergence of a viable quantum… Expand
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