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The unfolded universe of elementary particles. A geometric explanation of the standard model structure

@article{Bennequin2016TheUU,
  title={The unfolded universe of elementary particles. A geometric explanation of the standard model structure},
  author={Daniel Bennequin},
  journal={arXiv: General Physics},
  year={2016}
}
  • D. Bennequin
  • Published 16 January 2016
  • Physics
  • arXiv: General Physics
We propose a geometric explanation of the standard model of Glashow, Weinberg and Salam for the known elementary particles. Our model is a generic Quantum Field Theory in dimension four, obtained by developing along a Lorentz sub-manifold the lagrangian of Einstein and Dirac in dimension twelve. The main mechanism which gives birth to the standard model is a certain gauge fixing of triality, which permits to identify the multiplicity of fermions, as seen from the four dimensional world, with… 

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