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String effects in SU(2) lattice gauge theory

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Elsevier B.V.
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DOI: 10.1016/s0920-5632(03)02692-6
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  • Computer Science

Abstract

Abstract We discuss the effective string picture for the confining regime of lattice gauge theories at zero and finite temperature. We present results of extensive Monte Carlo simulations - performed with the Lüscher and Weisz algorithm - for SU(2) Yang-Mills theory in 2+1 dimensions. We also address the issue of “string universality” by comparing our results with those obtained in other lattice gauge theories.

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