TY - CONF
AB - The method of the large mass expansion (LME) is investigated for selfenergy and vertex functions in two-loop order. It has the technical advantage that in many cases the expansion coefficients can be expressed analytically. As long as only one non-zero external momentum squared, q(2), is involved also the Taylor expansion (TE) w.r.t. small q(2) yields high precision results in a domain sufficient for most applications. In the case of only one non-zero mass M and only one external momentum squared, the expansion w.r.t. q(2)/M-2 is identical for the TE and the LME. In this case the combined techniques yield analytic expressions for many diagrams, which are quite easy to handle numerically.
AU - Fleischer, Jochem
AU - Kotikov, AV
AU - Veretin, OL
ID - 1624714
IS - 10
SN - 0587-4254
TI - Applications of the large mass expansion
VL - 29
ER -