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Author Cornwall, John M

Title The Pinch Technique and its Applications to Non-Abelian Gauge Theories
Published Leiden : Cambridge University Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (306 pages)
Series Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology, 31
Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology, 31
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction: Why the pinch technique?; 1 The pinch technique at one loop; 2 Advanced pinch technique: Still one loop; 3 Pinch technique to all orders; 4 The pinch technique in the Batalin-Vilkovisky framework; 5 The gauge technique; 6 Schwinger-Dyson equations in the pinch technique framework; 7 Nonperturbative gluon mass and quantum solitons; 8 Nexuses, sphalerons, and fractional topological charge; 9 A brief summary of d=3 NAGTs; 10 The pinch technique for electroweak theory
11 Other applications of the pinch techniqueAppendix 1: Feynman rules; Index
Summary Describes the Pinch Technique for constructing Green's functions for elementary particle theorists and graduate students
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Gauge fields (Physics) -- Mathematics
Gauge invariance.
Green's functions.
Quantum chromodynamics -- Mathematics
Gauge fields (Physics) -- Mathematics.
Gauge invariance.
Green's functions.
Form Electronic book
Author Papavassiliou, Joannis
Binosi, Daniele
ISBN 9780511930461