Matrix model in - 2 dimensions and its effective field theory

I. R. Klebanov, R. B. Wilkinson

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We define a double scaling limit and operators in the d=-2 matrix model. Following Polchinski's argument in d=1, we explain the logarithmic scaling violations in d=-2 in terms of the tachyon effective action. We also show that KPZ scaling follows from Polchinski's argument in other dimensions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)379-387
Number of pages9
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number3
StatePublished - Nov 22 1990

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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