Towards a Dual Representation of Lattice QCD

@article{Gagliardi2018TowardsAD,
  title={Towards a Dual Representation of Lattice QCD},
  author={G. Gagliardi and W. Unger},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Lattice},
  year={2018}
}
Our knowledge about the QCD phase diagram at finite baryon chemical potential $\mu_{B}$ is limited by the well known sign problem. The path integral measure, in the standard determinantal approach, becomes complex at finite $\mu_{B}$ so that standard Monte Carlo techniques cannot be directly applied. As the sign problem is representation dependent, by a suitable choice of the fundamental degrees of freedom that parameterize the partition function, it can get mild enough so that reweighting… Expand
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