HIP NEWS December 19th 2016
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
Tuesday 20 December 2016 at 10.15 in A315
Matti Järvinen (Paris)
Inverse magnetic catalysis in holographic QCD
Abstract: Lattice simulations have shown recently that, contrary to expectations, the chiral condensate is suppressed with growing magnetic field near the chiral/deconfinement transition temperature of QCD. This phenomenon is known as “Inverse Magnetic Catalysis”. I will demonstrate that holographic V-QCD reproduces this effect, and provides a good qualitative match with lattice results for the condensate and related observables. In particular, the inverse catalysis is enhanced with increasing number of flavors, in agreement with lattice analysis.
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