# Dynamical electron mass in a strong magnetic field

@article{Wang2008DynamicalEM, title={Dynamical electron mass in a strong magnetic field}, author={S.‐Y. Wang}, journal={Physical Review D}, year={2008}, volume={77}, pages={025031} }

Motivated by recent interest in understanding properties of strongly magnetized matter, we study the dynamical electron mass generated through approximate chiral symmetry breaking in QED in a strong magnetic field. We reliably calculate the dynamical electron mass by numerically solving the nonperturbative Schwinger-Dyson equations in a consistent truncation within the lowest Landau level approximation. It is shown that the generation of dynamical electron mass in a strong magnetic field is…

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