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Articles discussing examples of Kaluza-Klein Reduction

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The notes for my class on Kaluza-Klein reduction are a bit all over the place and at times it's difficult to follow what's going on. (I plan on asking a specific question about an example later).

For now, are there any resources that introduce Kaluza-Klein reduction with some worked examples, apart from the simple Minkowski space with a circle attached. I'd like to see some explicit examples where we have a higher dimensional torus for example.

A treatment including supergravity would be a plus.

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2016-03-03 10:32 (UTC), posted by SE-user ryanp16
asked Jan 28, 2016 in Resources and References by ryanp16 (90 points) [ no revision ]
retagged Mar 3, 2016
How about any ol' string book: Compactifications are everywhere!

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2016-03-03 10:32 (UTC), posted by SE-user Danu

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Did you had a look at this one KALUZA-KLEIN SUPERGRAVITY ? (and references therein)

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2016-03-03 10:32 (UTC), posted by SE-user floqui
answered Jan 28, 2016 by floqui (0 points) [ no revision ]

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