# Gradient flow exact renormalization group

@article{Sonoda2020GradientFE, title={Gradient flow exact renormalization group}, author={H. Sonoda and Hiroshi Suzuki}, journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory}, year={2020} }

The gradient flow bears a close resemblance to the coarse graining, the guiding principle of the renormalization group (RG). In the case of scalar field theory, a precise connection has been made between the gradient flow and the RG flow of the Wilson action in the exact renormalization group (ERG) formalism. By imitating the structure of this connection, we propose an ERG differential equation that preserves manifest gauge invariance in Yang--Mills theory. Our construction in continuum theory…

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