Perturbative calculation of the clover term for Wilson fermions in any representation of the gauge group SU(N)

  • S. Musberg
  • G. Münster
  • S. Piemonte


We calculate the Sheikholeslami-Wohlert coefficient of the O(a) improvement-term for Wilson fermions in any representation of the gauge group SU(N) perturbatively at the one-loop level. The result applies to QCD with adjoint quarks and to \( \mathcal{N} \) = 1 supersymmetric Yang-Mills theory on the lattice.


Supersymmetric gauge theory Lattice Gauge Field Theories 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universität Münster, Institut für Theoretische PhysikMünsterGermany

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