Ultraviolet behavior of non-abelian gauge theories

David J. Gross, Frank Wilczek

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It is shown that a wide class of non-Abelian gauge theories have, up to calculable logarithmic corrections, free-field-theory asymptotic behavior. It is suggested that Bjorken scaling may be obtained from strong-interaction dynamics based on non-Abelian gauge symmetry.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1343-1346
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number26
StatePublished - 1973
Externally publishedYes

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