PoS - Proceedings of Science
Volume 256 - 34th annual International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory (LATTICE2016) - Nonzero Temperature and Density
Dualization of non-abelian lattice gauge theory with Abelian Color Cycles (ACC)
C. Marchis,* C. Gattringer
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: January 30, 2017
Published on: March 24, 2017
Abstract
We discuss a new approach to strong coupling expansion and dual epresentations for non-abelian lattice gauge theories. The Wilson gauge action is decomposed into a sum over "abelian color cycles" (ACC), which are loops around plaquettes visiting different colors at the corners. ACCs are complex numbers and thus commute such that a dual representation of a non-abelian theory can be obtained as in the abelian case. We apply the ACC approach to SU(2) and SU(3) lattice gauge theory and exactly rewrite the two partition sums in a strong coupling series where all gauge integrals are known in closed form.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.256.0034
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