Potential in lattice U(1) gauge theory

T. A. DeGrand, William D Toussaint

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Abstract

We use Monte Carlo simulation to study the potential between static test charges in compact lattice U(1) gauge theory. In the weak-coupling (Coulomb) phase we measure the charge renormalization in this theory, and in the strong-coupling phase we measure the string tension.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)466-470
Number of pages5
JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Volume24
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes

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Potential in lattice U(1) gauge theory. / DeGrand, T. A.; Toussaint, William D.

In: Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology, Vol. 24, No. 2, 1981, p. 466-470.

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