, Volume 48, Issue 2, pp 523-530

Renormalisation of composite operators in lattice perturbation theory with clover fermions: non-forward matrix elements

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Abstract

We consider the renormalisation of lattice QCD operators with one and two covariant derivatives related to the first and second moments of generalised parton distributions and meson distribution amplitudes. Employing the clover fermion action we calculate their non-forward quark matrix elements in one-loop lattice perturbation theory. For some representations of the hypercubic group commonly used in simulations we determine the sets of all possible mixing operators and compute the matrices of the renormalisation factors in one-loop approximation. We describe how tadpole improvement is applied to the results.

PACS

11.15.Ha; 12.38.Bx; 12.38.Gc
An erratum to this article can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-008-0632-4