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Fermion field in the vicinity of a brane

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A mechanism that enables fermions to live outside of but be localized near a brane is proposed based on the field-theoretical framework. Two types of fermion fields are considered: one is localized to the brane through the Yukawa interaction, and another is localized through the fermion interaction. It is shown that, besides the well-localized zero-mode, there exists a light mode continuum of which oscillating components are delocalized. As a consequence it is possible to assume existence of invisible material particles that live outside the brane on which we reside and beleaguer visible particles. A possible extension to the mind-body problem is discussed.

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Taneichi, T. (2013) Fermion field in the vicinity of a brane. Natural Science, 5, 1127-1131. doi: 10.4236/ns.2013.510138.


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