Basics of quantum chromodynamics

Yuri Dokshitzer (LPTHE Jussieu)

Alfred Mueller (Columbia U.)

2000-12-01 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2000-12-08 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2000-12-15 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-01-12 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-01-26 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-02-02 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-02-09 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-02-16 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-02-23 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-03-02 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-03-16 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-03-30 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-04-27 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-05-04 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-05-11 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2001-05-18 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
Approved by the École Doctorale ED 107
Abstract: 

Program:

  1. Perturbative QCD
    • Basics of Colour
    • Physics of (Photon/Gluon) Bremsstrahlung
    • QCD parton picture and all-order perturbative analyses
    • Multi-particle production in hard QCD processes
    • Dynamics of colour flows and QCD coherence
  2. Probing non-perturbative phenomena by perturbative QCD tools: Power-suppressed confinement effects in hard cross sections, and in QCD jet observables
    • Parton multiplication     
    • Leading logarithms: diagrams and physics
    • Probabilistic cascading in Quantum Field Theory: Why?
    • Evolution equation(s)
    • Obvious and no-so-obvious properties of parton splitting kernels
    • Interference effects and proper Evolution Time (DIS vs e+e-)
    • Quark and gluon form factors (and Reggeization)
    • Running QCD coupling in Minkowsky space
    • Review of perturbative advances to non-perturbative phenomena
  3. Partons (by Alfred Mueller, starting on April 27th)
    • The Parton Model and the Light Cone wave function of hadrons
    • QCD factorization, hard scattering and the DGLAP equation
    • The Dipole Picture of a high energy wave function
    • Quark and Gluon saturation at small x
    • Evidence for saturation
Series: 
IPhT Courses
Short course title: 
Basics of QCD
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