Scalar Field Theories

  • Timothy J. HollowoodEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Physics book series (SpringerBriefs in Physics)


In this chapter we put the RG concept to work on the simplest QFT based on a single real scalar field. This will illustrate how the conceptually simple idea of RG actually becomes challenging to implement in practice.


Scalar Field Feynman Diagram Vacuum Expectation Value Scalar Field Theory Local Potential Approximation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsSwansea UniversitySwanseaUK

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