24-30 July 2016
Highfield Campus, University of Southampton
Europe/London timezone

Staggered domain wall fermions

25 Jul 2016, 15:35
Building 67 Room 1007 (Highfield Campus, University of Southampton)

Building 67 Room 1007

Highfield Campus, University of Southampton

Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Talk Chiral Symmetry Chiral Symmetry


Dr Christian Hoelbling (Wuppertal University)


We construct domain wall fermion operators with a staggered kernel and investigate their spectral and chiral properties numerically in the Schwinger model. In some relevant cases we see an improvement of chirality by more than an order of magnitude compared to standard domain wall fermions.

Primary authors

Dr Christian Hoelbling (Wuppertal University) Mr Christian Zielinski (NTU Singapore, Wuppertal University)

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