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The duality covariant geometry and DSZ quantization of abelian gauge theory

@inproceedings{Lazaroiu2021TheDC,
  title={The duality covariant geometry and DSZ quantization of abelian gauge theory},
  author={Calin Iuliu Lazaroiu and C. S. Shahbazi},
  year={2021}
}
We develop the Dirac-Schwinger-Zwanziger (DSZ) quantization of classical abelian gauge theories with general duality structure on oriented and connected Lorentzian four-manifolds (M, g) of arbitrary topology, obtaining as a result the duality-covariant geometric formulation of such theories through connections on principal bundles. We implement the DSZ condition by restricting the field strengths of the theory to those which define classes originating in the degree-two cohomology of a local… 
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