PoS - Proceedings of Science
Volume 281 - The 26th International Nuclear Physics Conference (INPC2016) - Hot and Dense Nuclear Matter – Monday 12
Multidimensional Structure Of Chiral Crystals In Quark Matter
T.G. Lee,* N. Yasutake, T. Maruyama, T. Tatsumi
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: May 04, 2017
Published on: May 09, 2017
Abstract
We discuss the possibility of a multidimensional structure of inhomogeneous chiral condensates, which might be realized in cold and dense quark matter or the core of compact stars. For one-dimensional structures, the system becomes unstable at finite temperature due to the Landau-Peierls instability attributed to the excitation of the Nambu-Goldstone modes, with the result that there is no long-range order, while quasi-long-range order is realized instead. On the other hand, chirally inhomogeneous phases with two- or three-dimensional modulations may be realized as a true long-range ordered phase at any temperature, as inferred from the Landau-Peierls theorem. We here consider possible strategies to explore a multidimensional structure of chiral crystals.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.281.0326
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