Conservation of local currents in the quantum chiral model

John H. Lowenstein, Eugene R. Speer

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The conservation of infinitely many local, polynomial currents in the two-dimensional quantum chiral model is proved in renormalized 1 N perturbation theory. The iterative procedure for constructing the conserved currents closely parallels that used in the sine-Gordon and massive Thirring models.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)397-409
Number of pages13
JournalNuclear Physics, Section B
Issue number2-3
StatePublished - 1979

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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