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Improving the infra-red of holographic descriptions of QCD

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A surprisingly good holographic description of QCD can be obtained from naive five dimensional gauge theory on a truncated AdS space. We seek to improve the infra-red description of QCD in such models by using a more sophisticated metric and an action derived from string theory duals of chiral symmetry breaking. Our metric is smooth into the infra-red and the chiral condensate is a prediction of the dynamics. The theory reproduces QCD meson data at the 10% level.

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Evans, N., Tedder, A. and Waterson, T. (2007) Improving the infra-red of holographic descriptions of QCD Journal of High Energy Physics, 1, pp. 58-72. (doi:10.1088/1126-6708/2007/01/058).

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Published date: 2007
Keywords: duality in gauge field theories, AdS-CFT correspondence, QCD

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Local EPrints ID: 57206
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/57206
PURE UUID: 869d06ee-8b50-48a9-b204-2c91f7feb1f6

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Date deposited: 14 Aug 2008
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 14:29

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Author: N. Evans
Author: A. Tedder
Author: T. Waterson

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