Demonstration of Confinement and Chiral Symmetry Breaking in so (Nc) Gauge Theories

Csaba Csáki, Andrew Gomes, Hitoshi Murayama, Ofri Telem

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Abstract

We demonstrate that SO(Nc) gauge theories with matter fields in the vector representation confine due to monopole condensation and break the SU(NF) chiral symmetry to SO(NF) via the quark bilinear. Our results are obtained by perturbing the N=1 supersymmetric theory with anomaly-mediated supersymmetry breaking.

Original languageAmerican English
Article numberA45
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume127
Issue number25
DOIs
StatePublished - 17 Dec 2021
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
C. C. is supported in part by the NSF Grant No. PHY-2014071 as well as the U.S.-Israeli BSF Grant No. 2016153. A. G. is supported in part by the NSERC PGS-D fellowship, and in part by the NSF Grant No. PHY-2014071. O. T. and H. M. were supported in part by the DOE under Grant No. DE-AC02-05CH11231. H. M. was also supported in part by the NSF Grant No. PHY-1915314, by the JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research JP20K03942, MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Transformative Research Areas (A) JP20H05850, JP20A203, by WPI, MEXT, Japan, and Hamamatsu Photonics, K. K.

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