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Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 37, Issue 4, pp 257–272 | Cite as

On the equivalence of the Euclidean and Wightman formulation of field theory

  • V. Glaser
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Abstract

A mistake in the paper [1] on the “Axioms for Euclidean Green's Functions” is corrected in the following sense: thanks to these axioms the Euclidean Schwinger functionsSn can be analytically continued to the corresponding Wightman functionsWn possessing all the correct analyticity properties and satisfying a generalized positivity condition in the complex domain. It is however suggested by the proof that their tempered behaviour near the Minkowski points cannot be guaranteed without additional assumptions.

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Neural Network Statistical Physic Field Theory Complex System Nonlinear Dynamics 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Glaser
    • 1
  1. 1.CERNGenevaSwitzerland

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