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Title Localization and chiral symmetry in three flavor domain wall QCD
Authors David Anthony, Kenneth Bowler, Patrick Boyle, Norman Christ, Saul Cohen, Christopher Dawson, Balint Joo, Chulwoo Jung, Richard Kenway, Shu Li, Meifeng Lin, Robert Mawhinney, Christopher Maynard, Shigemi Ohta, Azusa Yamaguchi
JLAB number JLAB-IT-07-05
LANL number arXiv:0705.2340
Other number DOE/OR/23177-0208
Document Type(s) (Journal Article) 
Associated with EIC: No
Supported by Jefferson Lab LDRD Funding: No

Compiled for Physical Review D
Volume 77
Page(s) 014509
Publication Abstract: We present results for the dependence of the residual mass of domain wall fermions (DWF) on the size of the fifth dimension and its relation to the density and localization properties of low-lying eigenvectors of the corresponding hermitian Wilson Dirac operator relevant to simulations of 2+1 flavor domain wall QCD. Using the DBW2 and Iwasaki gauge actions, we generate ensembles of configurations with a $16^3\times 32$ space-time volume and an extent of 8 in the fifth dimension for the sea quarks. We demonstrate the existence of a regime where the degree of locality, the size of chiral symmetry breaking and the rate of topology change can be acceptable for inverse lattice spacings $a^{-1} \ge 1.6$ GeV.
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Group: Scientific Computing
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