Higher spin gauge theory and holography: the three-point functions

@article{Giombi2010HigherSG,
  title={Higher spin gauge theory and holography: the three-point functions},
  author={S. Giombi and Xi Yin},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
  year={2010},
  volume={2010},
  pages={1-80}
}
  • S. Giombi, Xi Yin
  • Published 2010
  • Physics
  • Journal of High Energy Physics
  • In this paper we calculate the tree level three-point functi ons of Vasiliev’s higher spin gauge theory in AdS4 and find agreement with the correlators of the free field theory of N massless scalars in three dimensions in the O(N) singlet sector. This provides substantial evidence that Vasiliev theory is dual to the fre e field theory, thus verifying a conjecture of Klebanov and Polyakov. We also find agreement with the critical O(N) vector model, when the bulk scalar field is subject to the… CONTINUE READING
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