# Anharmonic oscillator: a playground to get insight into renormalization

@article{MoghimiAraghi2021AnharmonicOA, title={Anharmonic oscillator: a playground to get insight into renormalization}, author={Saman Moghimi-Araghi and Farhang Loran}, journal={European Journal of Physics}, year={2021}, volume={42} }

In the presence of interactions the frequency of a simple harmonic oscillator deviates from the noninteracting one. Various methods can be used to compute the changes to the frequency perturbatively. Some of them resemble the methods used in quantum field theory (QFT) where the bare values of the parameters of the theory run when an interaction is added. In this paper, we review some of these techniques and introduce some new ones in line with QFT methods. Moreover, we investigate the case of…

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