In medium dynamics of heavy particles

Authors

  • Peter Vander Griend Technical University of Munich

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31349/SuplRevMexFis.3.0308125

Keywords:

Quark gluon plasma, heavy quarks, Langevin dynamics, effective field theories

Abstract

The hierarchy of scales of heavy quarks and their bound states in a quark gluon plasma makes the system ideally suited for the use of effective field theories and the formalism of open quantum systems.  We utilize these tools to perform a first principles treatment of these heavy particles in medium and analyze the regimes in which the dynamics take the form of a Langevin equation in which the medium and the heavy particle interact via random "kicks" altering the particle's momentum.

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Published

2022-06-20

How to Cite

1.
Vander Griend P. In medium dynamics of heavy particles. Supl. Rev. Mex. Fis. [Internet]. 2022 Jun. 20 [cited 2022 Dec. 9];3(3):0308125 1-4. Available from: https://rmf.smf.mx/ojs/index.php/rmf-s/article/view/6273