A note about localized photons on the braneA. Khoudeir
Centro de Física Fundamental, Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Universidad de los Andes - Mérida, 5101, Venezuela
received 24 May 2004; accepted 27 July 2004
A first-order formulation for the Maxwell field in five dimensions is dimensionally reduced using the Randall-Sundrum mechanism. We will show that massive photons cannot be localized on the brane in a consistent way.
11.25.-w - Strings and branes.
11.10.-z - Field theory.
11.10.Kk - Field theories in dimensions other than four.
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