# Analysis of a dilaton EFT for lattice data

@article{Appelquist2017AnalysisOA, title={Analysis of a dilaton EFT for lattice data}, author={Thomas Appelquist and James Ingoldby and Maurizio Piai}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2017}, volume={2018}, pages={1-17} }

A bstractIn a recent paper, we developed and applied a dilaton-based effective field theory (EFT) to the analysis of lattice-simulation data for a class of confining gauge theories with near-conformal infrared behavior. It was employed there at the classical level to the SU(3) gauge theory with eight Dirac fermions in the fundamental representation. Here, we explore the structure of the EFT further. We examine its application to lattice data (newly updated) for the SU(3) theory with eight Dirac…

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