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ISRN High Energy Physics
Volume 2012, Article ID 373121, 20 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/373121
Research Article

Emergent Inert Adjoint Scalar Field in SU(2) Yang-Mills Thermodynamics due to Coarse-Grained Topological Fluctuations

1Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Heidelberg, Philosophenweg 16, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
2Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Frankfurt, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Max von Laue-Straβe 1, 60438 Frankfurt, Germany

Received 3 November 2011; Accepted 6 December 2011

Academic Editor: A. Belhaj

Copyright © 2012 Ulrich Herbst and Ralf Hofmann. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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