Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum

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Abstract

Abstractly, a symmetry of a structure is an automorphism-a transformation that maps the elements of an object back onto themselves so as to preserve the structure of that object.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Pages105-116
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9789048132515
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StatePublished - 2010

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Healey, R. A. (2010). Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum. In EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association (pp. 105-116). Springer Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-3252-2_11

Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum. / Healey, Richard A.

EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association. Springer Netherlands, 2010. p. 105-116.

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Healey, RA 2010, Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum. in EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association. Springer Netherlands, pp. 105-116. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-3252-2_11
Healey RA. Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum. In EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association. Springer Netherlands. 2010. p. 105-116 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-3252-2_11
Healey, Richard A. / Gauge symmetry and the theta-vacuum. EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association. Springer Netherlands, 2010. pp. 105-116
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