Journal of High Energy Physics

, 2013:68 | Cite as

Some aspects of QGP phase in a hQCD model

  • Rong-Gen Cai
  • Shankhadeep Chakrabortty
  • Song He
  • Li Li


We continue to study the holographic QCD (hQCD) model, proposed in a previous paper, in an Einstein-Maxwell-Dilaton (EMD) system. In this paper we discuss some aspects of quark gluon plasma (QGP) in the hQCD model, such as drag force, jet quenching parameter and screening length. The results turn out to be consistent with those as expected in QCD qualitatively. By calculating free energy of the background black hole solution, we find that there exists a phase transition between small black hole and large black hole when chemical potential μ is less than the critical one μ c , and the phase transition is absent when chemical potential is beyond the critical one.


Gauge-gravity correspondence AdS-CFT Correspondence Black Holes Holography and quark-gluon plasmas 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rong-Gen Cai
    • 1
  • Shankhadeep Chakrabortty
    • 2
  • Song He
    • 1
  • Li Li
    • 1
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Theoretical PhysicsInstitute of Theoretical Physics, Chinese Academy of ScienceBeijingPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Institute of PhysicsBhubaneswarIndia

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