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Higgs field homogeneous?

  1. Jan 21, 2014 #1
    is the higgs field always homogeneous, or do particles such as electrons cause it to be concentrated about certain points? Are there waves in the higgs field?
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  3. Jan 22, 2014 #2


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    it takes the vev everywhere, except for if you excite it.
    Like the electromagnetic field.
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