Dark Matter and the vacuum energy

  1. Jun 30, 2010 #1
    I wonder if there is any correlation between the weak coupling of a quantum field in the path integral and how it adds to or cancels out vacuum energy. If so, then how would weakly interacting dark matter effect the vacuum energy? Thanks.
     
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  3. Jun 30, 2010 #2

    bapowell

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    Why do you suggest that coupling between fields should have anything to do with vacuum energy?
     
  4. Jun 30, 2010 #3

    tom.stoer

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    And why do you think that dark matter is of special relevance for vacuum enery?
     
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