Title

The Existence Of Non-Minimal Solutions Of The Yang-Mills-Higgs Equations Over R³ With Arbitrary Positive Coupling Constant

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-1-1994

Published In

Communications In Mathematical Physics

Abstract

This paper proves the existence of a non-trivial critical point of the SU(2) Yang-Mills-Higgs functional on R3 with arbitrary positive coupling constant. The critical point lies in the zero monopole class but has action bounded strictly away from zero.