Chapter 14. Deconfined Quarks and Gluons

  1. Mike Guidry

Published Online: 29 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch14

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

How to Cite

Guidry, M. (1991) Deconfined Quarks and Gluons, in Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch14

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 28 OCT 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471631170

Online ISBN: 9783527617357

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Keywords:

  • QCD;
  • constructive proof;
  • hadronic matter;
  • macroscopic plasma;
  • mechanism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Deconfining and Chiral Phase Transitions

  • Simple Thermodynamical Considerations

  • Debye Screening in the Plasma

  • Finite Temperature Yang-Mills Theory

  • Chiral Phase Transition

  • Hydrodynamics at 1 GeV/Nucleon

  • Ultrarelativistic Hydrodynamics

  • Production of Baryon-Poor Plasmas

  • Experimental Evidence

  • Background and Further Reading