TY - JOUR

T1 - The end point of the first-order phase transition of the SU(2) gauge-Higgs model on a four-dimensional isotropic lattice

AU - Aoki, Y.

AU - Csikor, F.

AU - Fodor, Z.

AU - Ukawa, A.

N1 - Funding Information:
Part of this work was carried out while ZF was visiting KEK by the Foreign Researcher Program of the Ministry of Education. This work is supported in part by Grants-in-Aid of the Ministry of Education (No. 10640246).

PY - 1999/3

Y1 - 1999/3

N2 - We report results of a study of the end point of the electroweak phase transition of the SU(2) gauge-Higgs model defined on a four-dimensional isotropic lattice with Nt = 2. Finite-size scaling study of Lee-Yang zeros yields λc = 0.00116(16) for the end point. Combined with a zero-temperature measurement of Higgs and W boson masses, this leads to MH,c = 68.2 ± 6.6 GeV for the critical Higgs boson mass. An independent analysis of Binder cumulant gives a consistent value λc = 0.00102(3) for the end point.

AB - We report results of a study of the end point of the electroweak phase transition of the SU(2) gauge-Higgs model defined on a four-dimensional isotropic lattice with Nt = 2. Finite-size scaling study of Lee-Yang zeros yields λc = 0.00116(16) for the end point. Combined with a zero-temperature measurement of Higgs and W boson masses, this leads to MH,c = 68.2 ± 6.6 GeV for the critical Higgs boson mass. An independent analysis of Binder cumulant gives a consistent value λc = 0.00102(3) for the end point.

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U2 - 10.1016/S0920-5632(99)85165-2

DO - 10.1016/S0920-5632(99)85165-2

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:0033096160

VL - 73

SP - 656

EP - 658

JO - Nuclear and Particle Physics Proceedings

JF - Nuclear and Particle Physics Proceedings

SN - 2405-6014

IS - 1-3

ER -