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

Lattice QCD and the Phase Diagram of Quantum Chromodynamics Theory of 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 ‘2.2 Lattice QCD and the Phase Diagram of Quantum Chromodynamics’ of the Chapter ‘2 Theory of Strongly Interacting Matter’ with the content: 2.2 Lattice QCD and the Phase Diagram of Quantum Chromodynamics 2.2.1 Introduction 2.2.1.1 The phase diagram of QCD 2.2.2 QCD thermodynamics on the lattice 2.2.2.1 The action in lattice QCD 2.2.2.2 Correlators 2.2.2.3 Continuum limit 2.2.2.4 Algorithms 2.2.3 Results at zero chemical potential 2.2.3.1 Choice of the action 2.2.3.2 T=0 simulations 2.2.3.2.1 Determination of the LCP 2.2.3.3 The order of the QCD transition 2.2.3.4 The transition temperature 2.2.3.5 Equation of state 2.2.3.6 Note added in proof 2.2.4 Finite chemical potential 2.2.4.1 Chemical potential on the lattice 2.2.4.2 The sign problem 2.2.4.3 Multi-parameter reweighting 2.2.4.3.1 Multi-parameter reweighting with Taylor-expansion 2.2.4.3.2 Simulations at imaginary μ 2.2.4.3.3 Differences and similarities of the three techniques 2.2.4.3.4 Determining the phase diagram by Lee-Yang zeroes 2.2.4.4 Results for the phase diagram 2.2.4.4.1 Phase line 2.2.4.4.2 The critical point 2.2.4.5 Equation of state at μ > 0 2.2.5 Conclusions, outlook

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Title
Lattice QCD and the Phase Diagram of Quantum Chromodynamics Theory of Strongly Interacting Matter
Book Title
Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics
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Theory of Strongly Interacting Matter
Book DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7
Chapter DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7_3
Part of
Landolt-Börnstein - Group I Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms
Volume
23
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  • R. Stock Send Email (10)
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  • 10 Institut für Kernphysik Frankfurt, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Max-von-Laue-Str. 1, 60438, Frankfurt, Germany
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  • Z. Fodor Send Email (9_3) (10_3)
  • S. D. Katz Send Email (9_3) (10_3)
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  • 9_3 Fachgruppe Physik, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Gaußstr. 20, 42119, Wuppertal, Germany
  • 10_3 Department of Theoretical Physics, Eötvös Loránd University, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A, 1117, Budapest, Hungary
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