Universal Limits on Massless High-Spin Particles

  title={Universal Limits on Massless High-Spin Particles},
  author={Massimo Porrati}
We present a model-independent argument showing that massless particles interacting with gravity in a Minkowski background space can have at most spin two. This result is proven by extending a famous theorem due to Weinberg and Witten to theories that do not possess a gauge-invariant stress-energy tensor. 

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