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Title: Center vortices and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem

Abstract

The lattice index theorem is checked for classical center vortices. For non-orientable spherical vortices, lattice results differ from continuum-based expectations, possibly because of coarse discretization.

Authors:
; ;  [1];  [2]
  1. Atomic Institute, Vienna University of Technology, Wiedner Hauptstr. 8-10, 1040 Vienna (Austria)
  2. American Physical Society, One Research Road, Box 9000, Ridge, NY 11961-9000 (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21056902
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 892; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: QCHS7: 7. conference on quark confinement and the hadron spectrum, Ponta Delgada, Acores (Portugal), 2-7 Sep 2006; Other Information: DOI: 10.1063/1.2714461; (c) 2007 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; GAUGE INVARIANCE; INDEXES; LATTICE FIELD THEORY; QUANTUM CHROMODYNAMICS; SPHERICAL CONFIGURATION; VORTICES

Citation Formats

Jordan, Gerald, Pullirsch, Rainer, Faber, Manfried, and Heller, Urs. Center vortices and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem. United States: N. p., 2007. Web. doi:10.1063/1.2714461.
Jordan, Gerald, Pullirsch, Rainer, Faber, Manfried, & Heller, Urs. Center vortices and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem. United States. doi:10.1063/1.2714461.
Jordan, Gerald, Pullirsch, Rainer, Faber, Manfried, and Heller, Urs. Tue . "Center vortices and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem". United States. doi:10.1063/1.2714461.
@article{osti_21056902,
title = {Center vortices and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem},
author = {Jordan, Gerald and Pullirsch, Rainer and Faber, Manfried and Heller, Urs},
abstractNote = {The lattice index theorem is checked for classical center vortices. For non-orientable spherical vortices, lattice results differ from continuum-based expectations, possibly because of coarse discretization.},
doi = {10.1063/1.2714461},
journal = {AIP Conference Proceedings},
number = 1,
volume = 892,
place = {United States},
year = {Tue Feb 27 00:00:00 EST 2007},
month = {Tue Feb 27 00:00:00 EST 2007}
}