Conformal gravity from AdS/CFT

Rodrigo Aros, Mauricio Romo, Nelson Zamorano

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We explicitly calculate the induced gravity theory at the boundary of an asymptotically Anti-de Sitter five dimensional Einstein gravity. We also display the action that encodes the dynamics of radial diffeomorphisms. It is found that the induced theory is a four dimensional conformal gravity plus a scalar field. This calculation confirms some previous results found by a different approach.

Original languageEnglish
Article number012012
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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