# MHV vertices and tree amplitudes in gauge theory

@article{Cachazo2004MHVVA, title={MHV vertices and tree amplitudes in gauge theory}, author={Freddy Cachazo and Peter Svr{\vc}ek and Edward Witten}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2004}, volume={2004}, pages={006-006} }

As an alternative to the usual Feynman graphs, tree amplitudes in Yang-Mills theory can be constructed from tree graphs in which the vertices are tree level MHV scattering amplitudes, continued off shell in a particular fashion. The formalism leads to new and relatively simple formulas for many amplitudes, and can be heuristically derived from twistor space.

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