An Introduction to the Confinement Problem [E-Book] / by Jeff Greensite.
Greensite, Jeff. (author)
2nd edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
XIII, 271 pages 110 illustrations, 53 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783030515638
10.1007/978-3-030-51563-8
Lecture Notes in Physics ; 972
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Global Symmetry, Local Symmetry, and the Lattice
  • What is Confinement?
  • Order Parameters for Confinement
  • Properties of the Confining Force
  • Confinement From Center Vortices I
  • Confinement from Center Vortices II
  • Confinement from Center Vortices III
  • Monopoles, Calorons, and Dual Superconductivity
  • Coulomb Confinement
  • Ghosts, Gluons, and Dyson-Schwinger Equations
  • Large-N, Planar Diagrams, and the Gluon-Chain Model
  • The Vacuum Wavefunctional
  • Anti-de Sitter Space and Confinement
  • Symmetry, Confinement, and the Higgs Phase
  • Concluding Remarks.