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What is instanton

  1. Aug 1, 2003 #1


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    what is it?
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  4. Aug 1, 2003 #3
    Dang! If only I had a dirty(dirtier?) mind, I might be able to answer that! :0)
  5. Aug 3, 2003 #4
    I only heard about "instanton" in cosmological theories (Hawking-Turok), is that something related to this?
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