Annealed scaling for a charged polymer in dimensions two and higher

  title={Annealed scaling for a charged polymer in dimensions two and higher},
  author={Quentin Berger and Frank den Hollander and Julien Poisat},
  journal={Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical},
This paper considers an undirected polymer chain on Zd, d⩾2, with i.i.d. random charges attached to its constituent monomers. Each self-intersection of the polymer chain contributes an energy to the interaction Hamiltonian that is equal to the product of the charges of the two monomers that meet. The joint probability distribution for the polymer chain and the charges is given by the Gibbs distribution associated with the interaction Hamiltonian. The object of interest is the annealed free… 

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