# Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum

@article{Brambilla1999QuarkCA, title={Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum}, author={Nora Brambilla and Antonio Vairo}, journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology}, year={1999} }

These lectures contain an introduction to the following topics: 1) Phenomenology of the hadron spectrum; 2) The static Wilson loop in perturbative and in lattice QCD. Confinement and the flux tube formation; 3) Non static properties: effective field theories and relativistic corrections to the quarkonium potential; 4) The QCD vacuum: minimal area law, Abelian projection and dual Meissner effect, stochastic vacuum.

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