Precision study of the SU(3) topological susceptibility in the continuum

Stephan Durr, Z. Fodor, Christian Holbling, Thorsten Kurth

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Abstract

We determine the topological susceptibility in the SU(3) pure gauge theory by performing a series of high-statistics studies. We calculate the combined continuum and infinite volume limit and obtain χtopr0 4 = 0.0524(7)(6), which translates into χtop 1/4 = 193(1)(8)MeV, where the second error is exclusively caused by the intrinsic scale setting ambiguity in SU(3) Yang-Mills-theory.

Original languageEnglish
Article number312
JournalProceedings of Science
Volume42
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2007
Event25th International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, LATTICE 2007 - Regensburg, Germany
Duration: Jul 30 2007Aug 4 2007

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