Physics opportunities with heavy ions at FCC-hh

This sub-group of the FCC physics program focusses on studies with heavy ions.

Conveners: Andrea Dainese, Silvia Masciocchi, Carlos Salgado, Urs Wiedemann

Basic parameters for HI collisions at FCC

Workshops

Accelerator aspects

  • Potential performance of the FCC of heavy ions (M. Schaumann, J. Jowett): slides , paper

Physics topics

Saturation and small-x

Contact persons: Nestor Armesto, Marco van Leeuwen

  • t and t-tbar production in pp, pPb, PbPb and constraints on nuclear PDFs (D. d'Enterria, K. Krajczar, H. Paukkunen): slides, paper

Hard probes

Contact persons: Andrea Dainese, Christof Roland, Carlos Salgado

  • Hard scattering cross sections
    • Total cross sections with MCFM (C. Salgado): slides
    • t and t-tbar production in pp, pPb, PbPb and constraints on nuclear PDFs (D. d'Enterria, K. Krajczar, H. Paukkunen): slides, paper

  • Boosted t-tbar events as probes of the QGP time evolution (L. Apolinario, N. Armesto, G. Milhano, C. Salgado): slides

  • Thermal (or secondary) charm production in the QGP
    • Role of charm in the QGP equation of state (lattice QCD): dedicated workshop
    • Secondary charm production at LO in BAMPS (J. Uphoff): slides
    • Secondary charm production at NLO (C.M. Ko): slides
    • Secondary charm production at NLO (P. Zhuang and K. Zhou): slides

Soft sector

Contact person: Urs Wiedemann

Photon-induced collisions and connection with cosmic rays

Contact Person: David d'Enterria

  • Photon-induced collisions and connection with cosmic rays (D. d'Enterria): slides
  • Photon-photon collisions at FCC (D. d'Enterria): slides
  • Electro-magnetic process at FCC (R. Schiker): slides

General documents

  • Proceedings of QM2014 talk: Armesto et al. arxiv:1407.7649
  • M. Schaumann, Potential performance for Pb-Pb, p-Pb and p-p collisions in a future circular collider arxiv:1503.09107
  • A. Dainese, seminar at INT-Seattle, Nov 2014: slides

-- AndreaDainese - 2015-02-05

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