Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
5-9 December, 2005
Mail: srhic [at] theory.tifr.res.in
Fax: +91-22-2280-4610 and +91-22-2280-4611
Secretary: Mohan Shinde

Speakers include

M. Creutz (BNL)
S. Datta (BNL)
F. Gelis (Saclay)
F. Karsch (BNL)
E. Laermann (Bielefeld)
M. Laine (Bielefeld)
M.-P. Lombardo (Frascati)
A. Nakamura (Hiroshima)
J.-Y. Ollitrault (Saclay)
K. Rajagopal (MIT)
G. Roland (MIT)
A. M. Srivastav (Bhubaneshwar)
D. K. Srivastava (Kolkata)

Supercomputing Relativistic Heavy-Ion Collision Physics

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

5-9 December, 2005

Academic Program

 Monday, December 5
09:00 to 09:30Opening remarks
09:30 to 10:45Karsch (BNL/Bielefeld): Lattice gauge theory and heavy-ion collisions
11:00 to 12:15Roland (MIT): Particle production, correlations and fluctuations in high energy collisions
13:00 to 14:15Gavai (TIFR): The QCD phase diagram
14:15 to 15:30Chattopadhyaya (VECC): Experimental overview (STAR)
16:00 to 18:00Focus groups
 Tuesday, December 6
09:30 to 10:45Rajagopal (MIT): Probing the Phases of QCD Matter
11:00 to 12:15Creutz (BNL): Fun with Dirac eigenvalues
13:00 to 15:30Computing (I): Grid in India
Dhekne (BARC): Grid Initiatives in DAE
Chattopadhyaya (VECC): Alice India
Mondal (TIFR): D0 and CMS Grid Computing in India
16:00 to 17:30Computing (II): Architecture and vendors
Saurabh Sonawala (Hinditron Cray): Bridging the gap between peak and sustained performance- Cray approach
Subramanian Kannan (IBM): Blue Gene
R. Bala Subramanian (HP): HP Unified Cluster Portfolio
 Wednesday, December 7
09:30 to 10:45Ollitrault (Saclay): Hints of incomplete thermalization at RHIC
11:00 to 12:15Laine (Bielefeld): Is hot QCD a weakly or strongly coupled medium?
13:00 to 14:15Nakamura (Hiroshima): Viscosities of strongly coupled gluons
14:15 to 15:30Gupta (Bielefeld/TIFR): The nature of the hot phase
 Thursday, December 8
09:30 to 10:45D. K. Srivastava (VECC): High Energy Photons from the Pre-equilibrium Phase at RHIC
11:00 to 12:15Lombardo (Frascati): Lattice QCD at finite temperature
13:00 to 14:15Datta (BNL): Heavy Quarkonia as probe of deconfinement
14:15 to 15:00Laermann (Bielefeld): On IR and UV effects in hadronic correlators at finite temperature
15:00 to 15:45Pal (TIFR): Quark recombination and elliptic flow
16:00 to 18:00Focus groups
 Friday, December 9
09:30 to 10:45A. M. Srivastav (IOP): Baryon fluctuations from Z(3) walls and strings
11:00 to 12:15Gelis (Saclay): The early stages of heavy ion collisions in the color glass condensate framework
13:00 to 15:30Focus groups
17:00 to 18:00Michael Creutz (BNL): Quarks, Gluons and Lattices (Public lecture)

Focus Groups

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S. Chattopadhyaya (VECC), Ajit Srivastav (IOP)
Rajeev Bhalerao (TIFR), Basanta Nandi (IIT-B)
Saumen Datta (BNL), Hiranmaya Mishra (PRL)

Focus group program

HydroDec 4, 16:00AG 66 Elliptic flow at SPS and RHIC energies Raniwala (Jaipur)
HydroDec 4, 16:15AG 66 Dissipative relativistic fluid dynamics Bhalerao (TIFR)
QuarkoniumDec 4, 16:00AG 69 Discussion Open
FluctuationsDec 4, 16:00HBA Discussion Open
HydroDec 8, 16:00AG 66 A new approach to QCD thermodynamics on the lattice Mukherjee (TIFR)
HydroDec 8, 16:30AG 66 Simulation of dissipative relativistic hydrodynamics Pal (TIFR)
QuarkoniaDec 8, 16:00AG 69 Quarkonium production Sridhar (TIFR)
FluctuationsDec 8, 16:00HBA Discussion Open
JointDec 8, 17:00AG 66 Recent data from RHIC Roland (MIT)
HydroDec 9, 13:00AG 66 Discussion Open
QuarkoniaDec 9, 13:00AG 69 Discussion Open
FluctuationsDec 9, 13:00HBA Discussion Open
Created on Nov 9, 2005. Last modified on Jan 2, 2006.