Conformal symmetry plays a vital role in string and superstring theories. Why can not we generalize conformal symmetry to objects of greater dimensions as branes? Where are we with this puzzle in 2020?

  • $\begingroup$ Related: physics.stackexchange.com/q/391624/2451 $\endgroup$
    – Qmechanic
    Jan 1, 2020 at 19:29
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    $\begingroup$ No because there is not asked what could be the generalization of conformal symmetry for p-branes I am asking for with this question. $\endgroup$
    – riemannium
    Jan 1, 2020 at 20:06


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