Where Infinite Spin Particles are Localizable

  title={Where Infinite Spin Particles are Localizable},
  author={R. Longo and Vincenzo Morinelli and K. Rehren},
  journal={Communications in Mathematical Physics},
Particle states transforming in one of the infinite spin representations of the Poincaré group (as classified by E. Wigner) are consistent with fundamental physical principles, but local fields generating them from the vacuum state cannot exist. While it is known that infinite spin states localized in a spacelike cone are dense in the one-particle space, we show here that the subspace of states localized in any double cone is trivial. This implies that the free field theory associated with… Expand
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