Quantum Phase Transitions in Mass-Deformed ABJM Matrix Model
Journal article, 2014

When mass-deformed ABJM theory is considered on S(3), the partition function of the theory localises and is given by a matrix model. We solve this model at large-N in the decompactification limit, where the radius of the three-sphere is taken to infinity. In this limit, the theory exhibits a rich phase structure with an infinite number of third-order quantum phase transitions accumulating at strong coupling.

Large N

Extended Supersymmetry

Massive Gauge Theories

Localisation

Author

Louise Anderson

Chalmers, Fundamental Physics

Konstantin Zarembo

Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)

Alikhanov Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics

Uppsala University

Journal of High Energy Physics

1126-6708 (ISSN) 1029-8479 (eISSN)

Vol. 1409 9 Art. no. 021- 21

Roots

Basic sciences

Subject Categories

Other Physics Topics

DOI

10.1007/JHEP09(2014)021

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