Hamiltonian analysis of fermions coupled to the Holst action

  title={Hamiltonian analysis of fermions coupled to the Holst action},
  author={Jorge Alejandro Bellor{\'i}n Romero and Merced Montesinos and Mariano Celada},
  journal={Physical Review D},
We report three manifestly Lorentz-invariant Hamiltonian formulations of minimally and nonminimally coupled fermion fields to the Holst action. These formulations are achieved by making a suitable parametrization of both the tetrad and the Lorentz connection, which allows us to integrate out some auxiliary fields without spoiling the local Lorentz symmetry. They have the peculiarity that their noncanonical symplectic structures as well as the phase-space variables for the gravitational sector… Expand


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