TY - JOUR

T1 - Quantum properties of the composite gauge field in the theory of ternons

AU - Bars, Itzhak

AU - Gunaydin, Murat

PY - 1980/1/1

Y1 - 1980/1/1

N2 - We investigate the quantum properties of the theory of ternons proposed earlier with the purpose of calculating the propagator of the composite gauge field in 4 dimensions. We discuss the Hamiltonian and find a nontrivial measure in the Feynman path integral. Auxiliary fields are introduced and the ternon fields are integrated out. The remaining effective theory is a gauge theory with certain additional interactions. The steepest descent equations in the large N limit are obtained where N is related to the number of ternons.

AB - We investigate the quantum properties of the theory of ternons proposed earlier with the purpose of calculating the propagator of the composite gauge field in 4 dimensions. We discuss the Hamiltonian and find a nontrivial measure in the Feynman path integral. Auxiliary fields are introduced and the ternon fields are integrated out. The remaining effective theory is a gauge theory with certain additional interactions. The steepest descent equations in the large N limit are obtained where N is related to the number of ternons.

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U2 - 10.1016/0370-2693(80)90172-0

DO - 10.1016/0370-2693(80)90172-0

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:77952414285

SN - 0370-2693

VL - 95

SP - 373

EP - 379

JO - "Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics"

JF - "Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics"

IS - 3-4

ER -