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### How do I derive this Ward-type identity?

I am trying to derive a Ward-type identity between amplitudes involving $\bar\psi \sigma_{\mu\nu}\gamma_5\psi$, $\bar \psi \gamma_\mu \gamma_5 \psi$, and $\bar \psi \gamma_5 \psi$ in QCD (diagonal ...
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### Schwinger-Dyson equation for connected correlation functions

Could someone tell me what's the Schwinger-Dyson equation for connected correlation functions? I'm looking for a formula that relates a connected $n+1$-point function to connected lower point ...
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### Is there a formulation of Noether’s theorem for the path integral formalism?

The notion that conserved quantities (or quantities for which there is something like a continuity equation) correspond to symmetries of the action of a physical system can be formulated in various ...
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### The Ward-Takahashi identity in Peskin and Schroeder (page 311)

I'm working on the Ward-Takahashi identity in Peskin (page 311), but I canʻt obtain Eq.(9.105) from Eq.(9.103) According to Eq.(9.103) \begin{align} &i \partial_{\mu}\left\langle 0\left|T j^{\mu}(...
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### Can Ward's identity violated for symmetric moments?

In the self-energy diagram, I replace the asymmetric internal moments $p$ and $p-k$ of photon and electron by symmetric moments ${p\over2} +q$ and ${p\over2} -q$ respectively. What I observe is wards ...
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