Confinement and flavor symmetry breaking via monopolecondensation

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We discuss dynamics of N=2 supersymmetric SU(n_c) gaugetheories with n_f quark hypermultiplets. Upon N=1 perturbation ofintroducing a finite mass for the adjoint chiral multiplet, we show thatthe flavor U(n_f) symmetry is dynamically broken to U(r) times U(n_f-r),where r\leq [n_f/2]is an integer. This flavor symmetry breaking occursdue to the condensates of magnetic degrees of freedom which acquireflavor quantum numbers due to the quark zero modes. We briefly comment onthe USp(2n_c) gauge theories. This talk is based on works with GiuseppeCarlino and Ken Konishi, hep-th/0001036 and hep-th/0005076.

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Murayama, Hitoshi September 19, 2000.

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We discuss dynamics of N=2 supersymmetric SU(n_c) gaugetheories with n_f quark hypermultiplets. Upon N=1 perturbation ofintroducing a finite mass for the adjoint chiral multiplet, we show thatthe flavor U(n_f) symmetry is dynamically broken to U(r) times U(n_f-r),where r\leq [n_f/2]is an integer. This flavor symmetry breaking occursdue to the condensates of magnetic degrees of freedom which acquireflavor quantum numbers due to the quark zero modes. We briefly comment onthe USp(2n_c) gauge theories. This talk is based on works with GiuseppeCarlino and Ken Konishi, hep-th/0001036 and hep-th/0005076.

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  • 30th International Conference On High-EnergyPhysics (ICHEP 2000), Osaka, Japan, 27 Jul - 2 Aug2000

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  • Report No.: LBNL--46863
  • Grant Number: DE-AC02-05CH11231
  • Grant Number: NSF:PHY-0098840
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 917386
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Murayama, Hitoshi. Confinement and flavor symmetry breaking via monopolecondensation, article, September 19, 2000; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc888845/: accessed November 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.