The six-fermion amplitude in the superstring

V. Alan Kostelecky, Olaf Lechtenfeld, Stuart Samuel, Dirk Verstegen, Satoshi Watamura, Deshdeep Sahdev

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Using covariant spin fields, the tree amplitude for six massless fermions in the open ten-dimensional superstring is calculated by superconformal field-theoretic methods. The amplitude is presented in a manifestly Lorentz-covariant form.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)299-303
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - 1987 Jan 15
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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