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

The Chiral Restoration Transition of QCD and Low Mass Dileptons

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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 ‘4.1 The Chiral Restoration Transition of QCD and Low Mass Dileptons’ of the Chapter ‘4 The Hadron-Parton Phase Transition’ with the content: 4.1 The Chiral Restoration Transition of QCD and Low Mass Dileptons 4.1.1 Introduction 4.1.1.1 QCD Vacuum and Chiral Restoration 4.1.1.2 Ultrarelativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions 4.1.1.3 Dilepton Spectroscopy 4.1.1.4 Outline 4.1.2 Chiral Symmetry, Condensates and Chiral Restoration 4.1.2.1 Condensates and Hadron Spectrum in Vacuum 4.1.2.2 Phase Diagram and Chiral Restoration 4.1.3 Vector Mesons in Medium 4.1.3.1 Dileptons and Electromagnetic Correlation Function 4.1.3.2 Medium Effects I: Model Independent 4.1.3.2.1 Chiral Reduction and Mixing 4.1.3.2.2 Lattice QCD and Susceptibilities 4.1.3.3 Sum Rules and Order Parameters 4.1.3.3.1 Chiral Sum Rules 4.1.3.3.2 QCD Sum Rules 4.1.3.4 Medium Effects II: Chiral Effective Models 4.1.3.4.1 Hidden Local Symmetry and Vector Manifestation 4.1.3.4.2 Massive Yang-Mills and Hadronic Many-Body Theory 4.1.3.5 Thermal Dilepton and Photon Rates 4.1.4 Interpretation of Dilepton Spectra 4.1.4.1 Medium Effects in Nuclei 4.1.4.2 Heavy-Ion Collisions 4.1.4.2.1 Thermal Evolution and Dilepton Sources 4.1.4.2.2 CERN-SPS I: NA60 4.1.4.2.3 CERN-SPS II: CERES/NA45 and WA98 4.1.4.2.4 Future Dilepton Measurements 4.1.4.3 Critical Appraisal 4.1.5 Conclusions

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Title
The Chiral Restoration Transition of QCD and Low Mass Dileptons
Book Title
Relativistic Heavy Ion Physics
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The Hadron-Parton Phase Transition
Book DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7
Chapter DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01539-7_6
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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  • R. Rapp Send Email (11_6) (21_6)
  • J. Wambach Send Email (5_6)
  • H. van Hees Send Email (14_6)
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  • 11_6 Cyclotron Institute, Texas A&M University, 77843-3366, College Station, TX, USA
  • 21_6 Physics Department, Texas A&M University, 77843-4242, College Station, TX, USA
  • 5_6 Institut für Kernphysik, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Schlossgartenstr. 9, 64289, Darmstadt, Germany
  • 14_6 Institut für Theoretische Physik, Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Heinrich-Buff-Ring 16, 35392, Gießen, Germany
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