Definition and Calculation of the Effective Potential

Tuite, M. (1978) Definition and Calculation of the Effective Potential. (Preprint)

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Two definitions of the effective potential are given, their equivalence is explicitly shown, a sample calculation is then demonstrated for Φ^4 theory. This calculation is based on the method of steepest descent and is given in the "one-loop approximation".

Item Type: Article
Divisions: School of Theoretical Physics > Preprints
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2018 10:53
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2022 14:16

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