We present a measurement of the topological susceptibility in SU(3) Yang-Mills theory through the deconfinement phase transition. An improved operator is used for the topological charge density. A drop by an order of magnitude is observed from the confined to the deconfined phase.
Nuclear Physics B Proceedings Supplements
- Pub Date:
- February 1997
- High Energy Physics - Lattice
- Talk presented at LATTICE96(topology). 3 pages, 2 postscript figures, uses espcrc2.sty included