# IIB supergravity revisited

@article{Bergshoeff2005IIBSR, title={IIB supergravity revisited}, author={Eric A. Bergshoeff and Mees de Roo and Sven Kerstan and Fabio Riccioni}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2005}, volume={2005}, pages={098-098} }

We show in the SU(1,1)-covariant formulation that IIB supergravity allows the introduction of a doublet and a quadruplet of ten-form potentials. The Ramond-Ramond ten-form potential which is associated with the SO(32) type-I superstring is in the quadruplet. Our results are consistent with a recently proposed E11 symmetry underlying string theory. For the reader's convenience we present the full supersymmetry and gauge transformations of all fields both in the manifestly SU(1,1) covariant…

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- Physics
- 2007

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