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Gamma ray burst delay times probe the geometry of momentum space

  title={Gamma ray burst delay times probe the geometry of momentum space},
  author={Laurent Freidel and Lee Smolin},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
We study the application of the recently proposed framework of relative locality to the problem of energy dependent delays of arrival times of photons that are produced simultaneously in distant events such as gamma ray bursts. Within this framework, possible modifications of special relativity are coded in the geometry of momentum space. The metric of momentum space codes modifications in the energy momentum relation, while the connection on momentum space describes possible non-linear… 

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