Chapter 7. Yang-Mills Fields

  1. Mike Guidry

Published Online: 29 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch7

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

How to Cite

Guidry, M. (1991) Yang-Mills Fields, in Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch7

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 28 OCT 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471631170

Online ISBN: 9783527617357

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Keywords:

  • local field theories;
  • internal isospin space;
  • QED;
  • vector fields;
  • photons

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Local Non-Abelian Gauge Invariance

  • Properties of Yang-Mills Fields

  • Path-Dependent Representations

  • Path Integral Quantization

  • Background and Further Reading