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Particle, Astrophysics, and Nuclear Physics Seminar

Monday, April 18, 2016
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Storrs Campus
Gant Science Complex, Physics, Room PB-121

Carlos Contreras, UTFSM, Valparaiso

“Reggeon Field Theory RFT as an Effective Theory for QCD in Regge Limit”

In this talk, I will discuss if in the Regge limit, Reggeon field theory might serve as an effective theory of high energy scattering for strong interaction. Using the Functional Renormalization approach I will present results about the critical properties of the RFT : Flow equation, fixed points conditions, critical exponents evaluation and discuss the effect of the truncation on this analysis.

Finally, I will discuss the anomalous dimension effect and physical applications

Contact:

Dawn Rawlinson, 486-4916, dawn.rawlinson@uconn.edu

Physics Department (primary)

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