Asymptotic nonlocality in non-Abelian gauge theories

  title={Asymptotic nonlocality in non-Abelian gauge theories},
  author={Jens Boos and Christopher D. Carone},
  journal={Physical Review D},
Abstract Asymptotically nonlocal field theories represent a sequence of higher-derivative theories whose limit point is a ghost-free, infinite-derivative theory. Here, we extend previous work on pure scalar and Abelian gauge theories to asymptotically nonlocal non-Abelian theories. In particular, we confirm that there is a limit in which the Lee-Wick spectrum can be decoupled, but where the hierarchy problem is resolved via an emergent nonlocal scale that regulates loop diagrams and that is… 

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