## Field Theories of Condensed Matter Systems (Addison-Wesley, Reading, MA) 1991, and references therein

- E. Fradkin
- 1991

@inproceedings{Smrgrav2004PhaseSO, title={Phase structure of Abelian Chern-Simons gauge theories}, author={E. Sm\orgrav and J. Smiseth and Asle Sudb\o and Fl{\'a}vio silva Nogueira}, year={2004} }

- Published 2004

– We study the effect of a Chern-Simons (CS) term in the phase structure of two different Abelian gauge theories. For the compact Maxwell-Chern-Simons theory, with the CSterm properly defined, we obtain that for values g = n/2π of the CS coupling with n = ±1,±2, the theory is equivalent to a gas of closed loops with contact interaction, exhibiting a phase… CONTINUE READING

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