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Dec30-11, 03:51 PM
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Quote Quote by robert2734 View Post
Is assigning a color (or two colors) to a gluon a convenience? Don't gluons carry one of the 8 generator matrices of SU(3)?
The indices on the SU(3) generators are color, so each 3x3 matrix naturally has a color and anticolor assigned to it.