Landolt-Börnstein - Group I Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms

Photon Production in Hot and Dense Strongly Interacting Matter

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This document is part of Volume 23 ‘Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics’ of Landolt-Börnstein - Group I ‘Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms’. It contains the Section ‘6.3 Photon Production in Hot and Dense Strongly Interacting Matter’ of the Chapter ‘6 Selective Tracer Signals of the QCD Plasma State’ with the content: 6.3 Photon Production in Hot and Dense Strongly Interacting Matter 6.3.1 Introduction 6.3.2 Photon production: General principles 6.3.2.1 Photons from thermal hadrons 6.3.2.2 Photons from thermal partons 6.3.3 Photons from nuclear collisions at CERN SPS energies 6.3.4 Photons from nuclear collisions at RHIC energies 6.3.4.1 A theoretical interlude on jet quenching 6.3.4.2 Photons from Jet-Medium Interactions 6.3.4.3 Non-Thermal Sources 6.3.5 Photon yields at RHIC 6.3.5.1 1D Bjorken expansion 6.3.5.2 Photon yields and relativistic hydrodynamics 6.3.6 Tagging jets with electromagnetic radiation 6.3.7 Conclusions and outlook

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Title
Photon Production in Hot and Dense Strongly Interacting Matter
Book Title
Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics
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Selective Tracer Signals of the QCD Plasma State
Book DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7
Chapter DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7_15
Part of
Landolt-Börnstein - Group I Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms
Volume
23
Editors
  • R. Stock Send Email (10)
  • Editor Affiliation
  • 10 Institut für Kernphysik Frankfurt, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Max-von-Laue-Str. 1, 60438, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Authors
  • Charles Gale Send Email (13_15)
  • Author Affiliation
  • 13_15 Department of Physics, McGill University, 3600 rue University, H3A 2T8, Montreal, QC, Canada
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