Quarkonium suppression in the open quantum system approach


  • Xiaojun Yao Massachusetts Institute of Technology




Quarkonium, quark-gluon plasma


Quarkonium suppression in relativistic heavy ion collisions has been studied experimentally for decades to probe the properties of the quark-gluon plasma. For this purpose, complete theoretical understanding of the time evolution of quarkonium inside the quark-gluon plasma is needed but challenging. Here I review recent progress in applying the open quantum system framework to describe the real-time dynamics of quarkonium, with a focus on the chromoelectric field correlators of the plasma that control the dynamics.


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Yao X. Quarkonium suppression in the open quantum system approach. Supl. Rev. Mex. Fis. [Internet]. 2022 Jun. 8 [cited 2024 May 20];3(3):0308127 1-4. Available from: https://rmf.smf.mx/ojs/index.php/rmf-s/article/view/6283