Potential in lattice U(1) gauge theory

T. A. DeGrand, Doug Toussaint

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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
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1981

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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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