Chiral symmetry of QCD with twelve light flavors

A. Deuzeman, E. Pallante, M. P. Lombardo

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Abstract

We study QCD with twelve light flavors at intermediate values of the bare lattice coupling. We contrast the results for the order parameter with different theoretical models motivated by the physics of the Goldstone phase and of the symmetric phase, and we perform a model independent analysis of the meson spectrum inspired by universal properties of chiral symmetry. Our analysis favors chiral symmetry restoration.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication28th International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory (Lattice 2010)
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 29-Dec-2010

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NameLattice

Keywords

  • hep-lat

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