Program


International School of Nuclear Physics
30th Course
Heavy-Ion Collisions from the Coulomb Barrier to the Quark-Gluon Plasma
Erice-Sicily
September 16-24, 2008


Wednesday,  September 17

Chair: A. Faessler
09:00 - 09:20 Welcome
09:20 - 10:05 K. Gelbke (MSU, East Lansing)
NSCL - Ongoing Activities and Future Perspectives
10:20 - 11:05 M. Di Toro (Catania)
Isospin Dynamics in Heavy Ion Collisions: ... from the Coulomb Barrier to the Quark-Gluon-Plasma
11:20 - 11:45 Coffee
Chair: H. Wolter
11:45 - 12:30 P. Chomaz (GANIL, Caen)
Liquid-gas phase transition
13:00  Lunch
Chair: C. Samanta
16:00 - 16:45 K. Morita (RIKEN, Wako-shi)
Superheavy research in Japan
17:00 - 17:25 S. Hofmann (GSI, Darmstadt)
Study of SHE at the GSI - SHIP (part 1) (part 2) (part 3) (part 4)
17:30 - 18:00 Coffee
Chair: W. Lynch
18:00 - 18:25 W. Trautmann (GSI, Darmstadt)
Isotopic dependence of the nuclear caloric curve
18:30 - 18:55 C. Samanta (Richmond)
Alpha decay chains from superheavy nuclei
19:00 - 19:25 H. Machner (FZ Juelich)
Correleations of projectile-like fragments in heavy-ion reactions at fermi energy
19:30 - 19:55 T. Gaitanos (Giessen)
Production of fragments with finite strangeness in reactions wihtin a GiBUU+SMM combined approach


Thursday,  September 18

Chair: P. Senger
09:00 - 09:25 W. Bauer (MSU, East Lansing)
Double beta decay, heavy ion collisions, and probing the early universe
09:30 - 09:55 H. Oeschler (TU Darmstadt)
Strangeness production at 1-2 AGeV
10:00 - 10:25 I. Kraus (NIKHEF, Amsterdam)
Statistical model predictions for p+p and Pb+Pb collisions at LHC
10:30 - 10:55 L. Moretto (LBNL, Berkeley)
Thermostatic properties of the Hagedorn spectrum
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
Chair: D. Rischke
11:30 - 12:15 T. Hatsuda (Tokyo)
In-medium Hadrons in dense QCD
13:00  Lunch
16:00 - 17:30 Afternoon Workshop
(Organizers: P. Chomaz, M. Di Toro, K. Morita, U. Wiedemann)

V. Soma (Krakow)
Nuclear EoS and 3-body forces in the T-matrix approach

W. Trautmann (GSI, Darmstadt)
Differential neutron-proton sqeeze-out
17:30 - 18:00 Coffee
Chair: W. Bauer
18:00 - 18:45 U. Wiedemann (CERN, Geneva)
Description of relativistic heavy-ion collisions
19:00 - 19:25 H. Wolter (LMU Munich)
The high density symmetry energy in relativistic heavy ion collisions
19:30 - 19:55 W. Lynch (MSU, East Lansing)
Probing the Symmetry Energy with Heavy Ions


Friday,  September 19

09:00               EXCURSION


Saturday,  September 20

Chair: B. Mueller
09:00 - 09:45 D. Teaney (Stony Brook)
Physics of Heavy Ion collisions
10:00 - 10:45 F. Karsch (BNL, Upton)
Lattice Results on QCD at High Temperature and Non-Zero Baryon Number Density
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
Chair: B. Jacak
11:30 - 12:15 P. Braun-Munzinger (GSI, Darmstadt)
Medium Effects on Open and Hidden Charm Hadrons: from FAIR to LHC energies
13:00  Lunch
16:00 - 17:30 Afternoon Workshop
(Organizers: P. Braun-Munzinger, J. Stachel, D. Teaney, N. Xu)

E. Santini (Frankfurt)
Dilepton production at intermediate energies with in-medium spectral functions of vector mesons

J. Klein (Heidelberg)
Commissioning of LHC and ALICE

T. Schuster (Frankfurt)
Exploring the Phase Diagram of Strongly interacting Matter

B. Doenigus (GSI, Darmstadt)
Heavy flavour capabilities with the ALICE TRD
17:30 - 18:00 Coffee
Chair: H. Machner
18:00 - 18:45 J. Stachel (Heidelberg)
Exploring the QuarkGluon Plasma with ALICE at the LHC
19:00 - 19:25 D. Rischke (Frankfurt)
From kinetic theory to dissipative fluid dynamics
19:30 - 19:55 J. Wessels (Muenster)
First Physics with ALICE


Sunday,  September 21

Chair: H. Specht
09:00 - 09:25 J. Stroth (Frankfurt)
Dielectron Spectroscopy at SIS-18 Energies
09:30 - 09:55 S. Damjanovic (CERN, Geneva)
NA60 results on thermal dimuons
10:00 - 10:25 A. Toia (Stony Brook)
Dileptons at RHIC
10:30 - 10:55 B. Kaempfer (FZ Dresden-Rossendorf)
Hot 1-2 Loop QCD
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
Chair: A. Drees
11:30 - 12:15 N. Xu (LBNL, Berkeley)
Explore the QCD Phase Diagram - Partonic Equation of State at RHIC
13:00  EXCURSION (lunch packages)


Monday,  September 22

Chair: C. Greiner
09:00 - 09:25 S. Leupold (Giessen)
Chiral partners and their electromagnetic radiation
09:30 - 09:55 V. Greco (Catania)
Scaling of Elliptic Flow for a Fluid at Finite Shear Viscosity
10:00 - 10:25 C. Ogilvie (Iowa State University)
High-pt probes of the plasma: STAR/PHENIX results at RHIC
10:30 - 10:55 B.-J. Schaefer (KFU Graz)
QCD phase diagram from effective models
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
Chair: H. Oeschler
11:30 - 11:55 P. Senger (GSI, Darmstadt)
Probing dense baryonic matter
12:00 - 12:25 N. Herrmann (Heidelberg)
Probing dense baryonic matter with strangeness
13:00  Lunch
16:00 - 17:30 Afternoon Workshop
(Organizers: T. Hatsuda, F. Karsch, A. Rebhan)

R. Schulze (FZ Dresden-Rossendorf)
Equation of state for strongly interacting matter within a HTL quasiparticle model

S. Strauss (Rostock)
Thermodynamic properties of QED in 1+1 dimensions within light-front quantization

J. Müller (TU Darmstadt)
Chiral phase transition at finite temperature with Dyson-Schwinger equations
17:30 - 18:00 Coffee
Chair: H. Stoecker
18:00 - 18:25 C. Greiner (Frankfurt)
Microscopic Understanding of Ultrarelativistic Heavy Ion collisions - How dissipative is the RHIC matter ?
18:30 - 18:55 W. Cassing (Giessen)
Parton dynamics and hadronization from the sQGP
19:00 - 19:25 G. Torrieri (Frankfurt)
Bulk viscosity and freeze-out in heavy ion collisions
19:30 - 19:55 D. Cozma (Magurele, Bucharest)
On the isospin dependence of EoS of nuclear matter


Tuesday,  September 23

Chair: C. Ogilvie
09:00 - 09:45 A Rebhan (TU Vienna)
Hard loop effective theory of the (anisotropic) quark gluon plasma
10:00 - 10:25 H. Stoecker (GSI, Darmstadt)
Cosmic matter in the Lab: FAiR = The International Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research
10:30 - 10:55 B. Mueller (Duke University, Durham)
The perfect liquid extinguishes jets nearly perfectly
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
Chair: B. Kaempfer
11:30 - 11:55 M. Buballa (TU Darmstadt)
Aspects of the phase diagram in (P)NJL-like models
12:00 - 12:25 A. Drees (Stony Brook)
Recent results from PHENIX
13:00  Lunch
Chair: W. Cassing
16:00 - 16:25 B. Jacak (Stony Brook)
Measuring properties of the shortest lived plasma in the world
16:30 - 16:55 R. Averbeck (GSI, Darmstadt)
The charm and beauty of RHIC
17:00 - 17:25 C. Güclü (Istanbul)
Production of electron-positron pairs by nuclear dissociation in heavy ion collisons
17:30 - 18:00 Coffee
Chair: J. Wambach
18:00 - 20:00 Panel discussion:
M. Di Toro, B. Jacak, K. Morita, B. Mueller, H. Stoecker
The future prospects



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