Few-Body Systems

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Confinement at Finite Temperature

  • Nuno CardosoEmail author
  • Pedro Bicudo
  • Marco Cardoso
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  1. Light Cone 2016


We show the flux tubes produced by static quark–antiquark, quark–quark and quark–gluon charges at finite temperature. The sources are placed on the lattice with fundamental and adjoint Polyakov loops. We compute the squared strengths of the chromomagnetic and chromoelectric fields above and below the critical temperature. Our results are for pure gauge SU(3) gauge theory, they are invariant and all computations are done with GPUs using CUDA.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CFTP, Departamento de Física, Instituto Superior TécnicoUniversidade de LisboaLisbonPortugal

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