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Melting Hadrons, Boiling Quarks - From Hagedorn Temperature to Ultra-Relativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions at CERN

With a Tribute to Rolf Hagedorn


ISBN: 978-3-319-17544-7 (Print) 978-3-319-17545-4 (Online)

Table of contents (34 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Reminiscences: Rolf Hagedorn and Relativistic Heavy Ion Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-20

      Spotlight on Rolf Hagedorn

    3. Chapter

      Pages 21-26

      Rolf Hagedorn: The Years Leading to T H

    4. Chapter

      Pages 27-32

      Music and Science: Tribute to Rolf Hagedorn

    5. Chapter

      Pages 33-36

      On Hagedorn

    6. Chapter

      Pages 37-40

      Hungarian Perspective

    7. Chapter

      Pages 41-48

      The Tale of the Hagedorn Temperature

    8. Chapter

      Pages 49-68

      The Legacy of Rolf Hagedorn: Statistical Bootstrap and Ultimate Temperature

    9. Chapter

      Pages 69-74

      The Hagedorn Spectrum and the Dual Resonance Model: An Old Love Affair

    10. Chapter

      Pages 75-80

      Hadronic Matter: The Moscow Perspective

    11. Chapter

      Pages 81-86

      Hagedorn Model of Critical Behavior: Comparison of Lattice and SBM Calculations

    12. Chapter

      Pages 87-92

      Hagedorn’s Hadron Mass Spectrum and the Onset of Deconfinement

    13. Chapter

      Pages 93-96

      Begin of the Search for the Quark-Gluon Plasma

    14. Chapter

      Pages 97-106

      The Path to Heavy Ions at LHC and Beyond

    15. Chapter

      Pages 107-116

      A New Phase of Matter: Quark-Gluon Plasma Beyond the Hagedorn Critical Temperature

    16. Chapter

      Pages 117-122

      Reminscenses of Rolf Hagedorn

  3. The Hagedorn Temperature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-124

    2. Chapter

      Pages 125-138

      Boiling Primordial Matter: 1968

    3. Chapter

      Pages 139-178

      The Long Way to the Statistical Bootstrap Model: 1994

    4. Chapter

      Pages 179-182

      About ‘Distinguishable Particles’

    5. Chapter

      Pages 183-222

      Thermodynamics of Distinguishable Particles: A Key to High-Energy Strong Interactions?

    6. Chapter

      Pages 223-228

      On the Hadronic Mass Spectrum

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