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The axial charge of the nucleon on the lattice and in chiral perturbation theory

Ali Khan, Arifa; Göckeler, Meinulf; Hägler, Philipp; Hemmert, Thomas R.; Horsley, Roger; Irving, Alan C.; Pleiter, Dirk; Rakow, Paul E.L.; Schäfer, Andreas; Schierholz, Gerrit; Stüben, Hinnerk; Wollenweber, Tim and Zanotti, James M. (2005) The axial charge of the nucleon on the lattice and in chiral perturbation theory. In: XXIIIrd International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, 25-30 July 2005, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

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We present recent Monte Carlo data for the axial charge of the nucleon obtained by the QCDSF-UKQCD collaboration for N_f=2 dynamical quarks. We compare them with formulae from chiral perturbation theory in finite and infinite volume and find a remarkably consistent picture.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:LTH 664; arXiv Number: arXiv:hep-lat/0510061v1. Additional citation information: PoS LAT2005 (2005) 349. Article ID: 349. 6 pages.
Uncontrolled Keywords:Monte Carlo; axial charge; nucleon; QCDSF-UKQCD; dynamical quarks; chiral perturbation theory
Subjects:Q Science > QC Physics
Departments, Research Centres and Related Units:Academic Faculties, Institutes and Research Centres > Faculty of Science > Department of Mathematical Sciences
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Deposited On:18 Aug 2008 12:08
Last Modified:20 May 2011 15:50

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