Photon damping in one-loop HTL perturbation theory

Abdessamad Abadaa, Nacéra Daira-Aifaa

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Abstract

We determine the damping rates of slow-moving photons in next-to-leading order hard-thermal-loop perturbation of massless QED. We find both longitudinal and transverse rates finite, positive, and equal at zero momentum. Various divergences, lightcone and at specific momenta, but not infrared, appear and cancel systematically.

Original languageEnglish
Article number071
JournalJournal of High Energy Physics
Volume2012
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • NLO Computations
  • Thermal Field Theory

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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