The Average Spectrum Method for the Analytic Continuation of Imaginary-Time Data

  • S. R. White
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 53)


In this paper we present the average spectrum method, a new method for obtaining real-frequency information from imaginary-time quantum Monte Carlo data. This technique does not require the adjustable parameters, smoothness constraints, or model forms of some previous techniques, yet produces smooth, consistent spectra from noisy data-Various tests of the method on mock data are presented, as well as realistic applications to the two-dimensional Hubbard model.


Analytic Continuation Hubbard Model Average Spectrum Maximum Entropy Method Pairing Symmetry 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. R. White
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  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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