Thermalization in a Nonabelian Plasma

chaired by Jürgen Berges (Heidelberg University)
from to (Europe/Berlin)
at Heidelberg University ( Fakultätsaal )
Albert-Ueberle-Str. 3-5 (top floor)
Go to day
  • Monday, December 12, 2011
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Introductory talks
      • 09:00 EMMI Rapid Reaction Task Force on Thermalization 45'
        Speaker: J.-P. Blaizot
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:45 Introduction to the Physics of Plasma Instabilities 45'
        Speaker: G. Moore
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Introductory talks
      Material: slides pdf file
      • 11:00 Color Glass and Bose-Einstein Condensates 45'
        Speaker: L. McLerran
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 11:45 The over-populated Quark-Gluon Plasma on the Lattice 45'
        Speaker: J. Berges
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Session 1: Initial conditions, saturation
      Convener: R. Venugopalan
      • 14:00 Status of factorization theorems for HI collisions 30'
        Speaker: F. Gelis
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:30 Glasma simulations 30'
        Speaker: K. Fukushima
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 15:00 Saturation - 'bottom-up' - hadron multiplicities at LHC 30'
        Speaker: R. Baier
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Session 2: Instabilities, isotropization
      Convener: P. Arnold
      • 16:30 The initial spectrum of fluctuations in the little bang 30'
        Speaker: R. Venugopalan
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:00 tba 30'
        Speaker: M. Strickland
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 tba 30'
        Speaker: G. Moore
  • Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Overview talks: Facets of thermalization
      • 09:00 Entropy Growth and Equilibration in Strongly Coupled Gauge Theories 30'
        Speaker: B. Müller
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:30 Thermalization of Boost-Invariant Plasma at Strong Coupling from AdS/CFT 30'
        Speaker: R. Janik
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:00 Thermalization in a parton kinetic description including Bremsstrahlung 30'
        Speaker: C. Greiner
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Session 3: Facets of thermalization
      Convener: R. Baier
      • 11:00 Entropy production and the Eigenstate Thermalization Hypotheses (ETH) 30'
        Speaker: A. Schäfer
      • 11:30 Quasilinear transport approach to equilibration of quark-gluon plasmas 30'
        Speaker: S. Mrowczynski
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 12:00 Towards thermalization in heavy-ion collisions: CGC meets the 2PI formalism 30'
        Speaker: Y. Hatta
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Session 4: Scaling at intermediate momenta
      Convener: M. Strickland
      • 14:00 Thermalization in Weakly Coupled Nonabelian Plasmas 30'
        Speaker: G. Moore
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:30 Evolving Glasma and Kolmogorov Spectrum 30'
        Speaker: K. Fukushima
      • 15:00 The Turbulent Cascade in Different Non-Abelian Gauges 30'
        Speaker: M. Strickland
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Session 5: Bose condensation, infrared cascade
      Convener: F. Gelis
      • 16:00 Boltzmann equation in the small angle approximation 30'
        Speaker: J.-P. Blaizot
      • 16:30 Bose-Einstein condensation in the QGP 30'
        Speaker: R. Venugopalan
      • 17:00 Condensation in scalar field theory 30'
        Speaker: T. Epelbaum
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 Bose condensation and turbulence 30'
        Speaker: D. Sexty
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 20:00 - 22:00 Dinner in Heidelberg's Old Town (Altstadt) ( Vinothek-Restaurant Oskar )
      Vinothek-Restaurant Oskar
      Haspelgasse5, Heidelberg
      http://oskar-hd.de
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Overview talks: Relations with other fields
      • 09:00 Preheating and Thermalization in the Early Universe 45'
        Speaker: I. Tkachev
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:45 Nonequilibrium Dynamics of Cold Atoms 20'
        Speaker: T. Gasenzer
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Conclusions and future directions
      Round-table discussion
      Convener: L. McLerran
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch/Meeting ends