Is a spin-3 field conceivable?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For a spin-1 field, you need gauge invariance to cancel negative-norm states.

For a spin-2 field, you need diffeomorphism to cancel negative-norm states.

What should be done to a spin-3 field then?

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# What's a spin-3 field?

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