Confinement in Continuum QCD

  • D. Atkinson
Conference paper
Part of the Acta Physica Austriaca book series (FEWBODY, volume 26/1984)


Almost nobody has seen free quarks [1], and almost everybody believes that they are permanently confined [2], as a result of the strong exchange force generated by the gauge particles of quantum chromodynamics (QCD), the eight gluons.


Quantum Chromodynamics Gluon Propagator Landau Gauge Gluon Vertex Free Quark 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Atkinson
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  1. 1.University of GroningenThe Netherlands

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