Large N scaling and factorization in SU(N) Yang-Mills theory
John von Neumann Institute for Computing (NIC), DESY, Platanenallee 6, D-15738 Zeuthen, Germany
2 Institut für Physik, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Newtonstr. 15, D-12489 Berlin, Germany
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Published online: 26 March 2018
We present results for Wilson loops smoothed with the Yang-Mills gradient flow and matched through the scale t0. They provide renormalized and precise operators allowing to test the 1/N2 scaling both at finite lattice spacing and in the continuum limit. Our results show an excellent scaling up to 1/N = 1/3. Additionally, we obtain a very precise non-perturbative confirmation of factorization in the large N limit.
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