Gravitational dressing of the renormalization group

I. R. Klebanov, I. I. Kogan, A. M. Polyakov

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We study the gravitational dressing of renormalizable two-dimensional field theories. Our main result is that the one-loop β function is finitely renormalized by the factor (k+2)/(k+1), where k is the central charge of the gravitational SL(2,R) current algebra.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3243-3246
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number20
StatePublished - 1993

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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