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Preliminary Program of the Joint CATHIE-TECHQM Meeting
Physics Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory
December 14 to 18, 2009
Monday, December 14, 2009
Plenary Session: Viscous Hydro Theory (Large seminar room)
Start Duration Talk Title Speaker
Chair P. Petreczky
9:00 AM 25 Experimentalist's view of collective flow (STAR) A. Tang
9:25 AM 25 Experimentalist's view of collective flow (PHENIX) R. Lacey
9:50 AM 40 Overview of viscous hydrodynamics H. Song
10:30 AM 15 Break  
10:45 AM 20 Comparing theoretical apples to experimental apples P. Steinberg
11:05 AM 20 (3+1)d ideal hyro + UrQMD S. Bass
11:25 AM 20 Transport coeff and relaxation times: Hadron resonance gas M. Prakash
11:45 AM 20 v2, spectra and HBT in hydro + transport approach R. Soltz
12:05 PM 85 Lunch  
Chair B. Mueller
1:30 PM 20 Viscous modification of particle distributions D. Teaney
1:50 PM 20 Modifications of particle distribution from MPC D. Molnar
2:10 PM 20 Bulk viscous contributions to Δf A. Monnai
2:30 PM 20 Δf in multi-component systems G. Denicol
2:50 PM 20 Initial conditions and fluctuations A. Dumitru
3:10 PM 20 Multiparticle production in Glasma, thermalization and initial conditions R. Venugopalan
3:30 PM 30 Break  
4.00 PM 20 State-of-the-art EOS and matching hydro w/viscous cascades P. Huovinen
4:20 PM 20 Radiative transport: BAMPS vs. viscous hydro Z. Xu
4:40 PM 20 Precision tests of viscous hydro codes H. Niemi
5:00 PM 20 3rd and higher order viscous hydro A. El
5:20 PM 20 Jet medium interaction B. Neufeld
5:40 PM 20 Hydro response to weakly coupled fast parton A. Majumder
6:00 PM End of session
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
Plenary Session: Quantitative Comparison of Viscous Hydro with Data (Large seminar room)
Start Duration Talk Title Speaker
Chair K. Dusling, S. Pratt, P. Sorensen, P. Steinberg
9:00 AM 30 What is needed to make progress: the PHENIX-flavored view B.Jacak
9:30 AM 30 What is needed to make progress: the STAR-flavored view N. Xu
10:00 AM 20 Comparison of spectra H. Caines
10:20 AM 20 Comparison of v2 A. Taranenko
10:40 AM 20 Break  
11:00 AM 20 The initial condition problem A. Dumitru
11:20 AM 20 v2 cummulants, that is not a systematic error but a measurement P. Sorensen
11:40 AM 15 Can we measure the viscisity from the system size dependence of v2 S. Shi
11:55 AM 15 What happens with fluctuating initial conditions M. McCumber
12:10 PM 15 Discussions
12:30 PM 90 Lunch  
Plenary Session
2:00 PM 60 Global Observables PWG: discussion of agenda
3:00 PM 30 Break  
3:30 PM 60 Quark Gluon Plasmas at weak coupling (colloquium) P. Arnold
4:30 PM Global Observables PWG: detailed discussion of agenda
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Plenary Sessions ( Large Seminar Room)
Start Duration Talk Title Speaker
Chair U. Heinz
9:00 AM 20 Gluon saturation and glasma at RHIC L. Mclerran
9:20 AM 20 Gluon saturation and p(d)A collisions C. Marquet
9:40 AM 20 Recent dA results from PHENIX O. Chvala
10:00 AM 20 Recent dA results from STAR A. Ogawa
10:20 AM 20 Break  
10:40 AM 20 STAR probes of local strong P-vioaliton in heavy ion collisions I. Selyuzhenkov
11:00 AM 20 Topology in high temperature QCD E. Shuryak
11:20 AM 20 Latest results on jet quenching : PHENIX T. Sakaguchi
11:40 AM 20 Latest results on jet quenching : STAR L. Ruan
12:00 PM 20 Energy loss in the hot QCD brick I W. Horowitz
12:20 PM 20 Energy loss in the hot QCD brick II M. Verweij
12:40 PM 80 Lunch  
Plenary Sessions
Chair D. Kharzeev
2:00 PM 60 Heavy flavor probes (special seminar) R. Rapp
3:00 PM 30 Break  
3:30 PM 40 Thermal Photons at RHIC D. Gabor
4:10 PM 40 Thermal Dileptons at RHIC A. Drees
4:50 PM 40 Theory update on EM probes I I. Zahed
5:30 PM 40 Theory update on EM probes II R. Rapp
6:30 PM Coctail party with food and drinks ($15/person) Physics Lounge
Thursday, December 17, 2009
Morning Parallel Sessions
Start Duration Talk Title Speaker
    TECHQM: Jet quenching (Brick report and next steps) Large Seminar room
9.00 AM 90 Brick report discussion (AMY, ASW, HT) all
10:30 AM 15 Break  
10:45 AM 75 Energy loss in MC scheme with specific example of MARTINI B. Schenke
12:00 PM qHERWIG G. Corcella
12:30 PM 60 Lunch  
    CATHIE session on heavy quarkonia Small Seminar room
9:00 AM 10 Introductory remarks P. Petreczky
9:10 AM 20 Theoretical analysis of cold nuclear matter effetcs R. Vogt
9:30 AM 20 Cold nuclear matter effects on J/psi production at RHIC A. Frawley
9:50 AM 20 Charmonium production in pp and AA collisions L.A. Linden Levy
10:10 AM 20 Quarkonium in STAR present results and future prospects Z. Xu
10:30 AM 30 Break  
11:00 AM 20 Quarkonium spectral functions in potential models F. Riek
11:20 AM 20 Overview of potential models: do we agree or disagree ? A. Mocsy
11:40 AM 20 Charmonium production in sQGP C. Young
12:00 PM 90 Lunch  
Afternoon Parallel Sessions
    TECHQM: Jet quenching (Brick report and next steps) Large Seminar room
1:30 PM 30 Energy loss in cold nuclear matter A. Accardi
2:00 PM 30 Energy loss in cold nuclear matter A. Majumbder
2:30 PM 30 Light cone wave function approach to the medium modification of the R. Sharma
production of mesons with open heavy flavor
3:00 PM 30 Break  
3:30 PM 160 Brick report discussion
    CATHIE session on heavy quarkonia Small Seminar room
1:30 PM 20 EFT approach for quarkonia at T>0 J. Ghiglieri
1:50 PM 20 Heavy quark spectral functions in the plasma : path integral approach A. Beraudo
2:10 PM 20 Sum rule approach for quarkonium spectral functions S.H. Lee
2:30 PM 20 Recent lattice results on heavy quarks at T>0 S. Mukherjee
2:50 PM 10 Quarkonium as probe of matter produced in RHIC : J. Nagle
where do we stand and where do we go ?
3:30 PM 30 Panel discussion
panelists : A. Mocsy (theory) and J. Nagle (experiment)
3:30 PM 30 Break  
    CATHIE session on gluon saturation, ridge, hydro and local P-violation
4:00 PM 20 Long range rapidity correlations : initial state effects K. Dusling
4:20 PM 20 Soft contribution to the hard ridge in heavy ion collisions G. Moscheli
4:40 PM 20 Current status of ideal hydro+cascade model T. Hirano
5:00 PM 20 On local P-violation in strongly interacting matter S. Mukherjee
5:20 PM 20 A novel method for looking for the P-violaton signal N. Ajitanand
5:40 PM 20 Remarks on possible P-violation in heavy ion collisions A. Bzdak
Friday, December 18, 2009
Plenary Session ( Large seminar room )
Start Duration Talk Title Speaker
Chair R. Venugopalan
Summary/raporteur talks:
9:00 AM 30 Gluon saturation and classical YM dynamics: Status and Prospectives L. Mclerran
9:30 AM 20 Collective flow : theory summary D. Molnar
9:50 AM 20 Collective flow : experimental summary P. Sorensen
10:10 AM 20 Status and prospects of heavy flavor probes A. Mocsy
10:30 AM 15 Break  
10:45 AM 15 Status and prospects in EM probes  K. Dusling
11.00 AM 15 Status and prospects of jet quenching, lessons from brick problem B, Mueller
11:15 AM 15 Local P and CP violation: the future D. Kharzeev
11:30 AM 60 Disscussion : moderator:
Future of Heavy Ion Physics M. Gyulassy
12:30 PM   End of the meeting