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24 June
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25 June
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26 June
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27 June
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Symposium for Students from Students
Sunday 24 June

08:55 - 09:00 C. Klein-Boesing (CERN), B. Tomasik (Banska Bystrica)
Symposium Opening

Chair: B. Tomasik (Banska Bystrica)

09:00 - 09:20 G. Barnafoldi (Budapest)
Is strangeness still strange at LHC?
PPT
09:20 - 09:40 D. Tapia Takaki (Birmingham), O. Villalobos-Baillie, ALICE coll.
Prospects of ALICE for phi mesons
PPT
09:40 - 10:00 P. Ganoti (Athens), ALICE coll.
Study of Lambda(1520) production in pp interactions at 14TeV with the ALICE detector
PPT
10:00 - 10:20 G. Toledo (Mexico), A. Ayala, M. Martinez-Guerrero, G. Paic
Modeling the hadronization of quark matter.
PPT
10:20 - 10:40 P. Fachini (BNL), on behalf of S. Dash (Bhubashevar) STAR coll.
K* production in AuAu and CuCu collisions at RHIC
PPT
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Chair: J. Cleymans (Cape Town)

11:00 - 11:20 A. Timmins (Birmingham), STAR coll.
The centrality dependance of strange baryon and meson production for heavy ion collisions at 200 GeV
PPT
11:20 - 11:40 C. Nattrass (Yale), STAR coll.
System size dependence of strange particle correlations in Cu+Cu and Au+Au collisions at 200 GeV at RHIC
PPT
11:40 - 12:00 M. Hauer (Frankfurt), V.V. Begun, M. Gadzicky, M.I. Gorenstein, V.P. Konchakowsi, B. Lungwitz
Multiplicity fluctuations in relativistic nuclear collisions: Statistical model versus experimental data
PDF
12:00 - 12:20 M. Bombara (Birmingham), STAR coll.
Is there a strange baryon/meson dependence in correlations in STAR?
PPT
12:20 - 12:40 W. Busza (MIT), Y-J. Lee, S. Yoon
The MIT display of a Heavy Ion collision
MPG
12:40 - 13:50 Lunch Break

Chair: Ch. Klein-Boesing (CERN)

13:50 - 14:10 S. Haussler (Frankfurt)
Parton recombination and event-by-event fluctuations
PDF
14:10 - 14:30 G. Hamar (Budapest), P. Csizmadia, P. Levai
Strange hadron yield in the intermediate pT region in heavy ion collisions
PDF
14:30 - 14:50 H. Huang (UCLA), J. Chen (UCLA), STAR coll.
Spin Alignment of K* and phi mesons in AuAu and pp collisions at 200 GeV
PPT
14:50 - 15:10 D. Kim (Jyvaskyla), on behalf of X. Wang (New Mexico) PHENIX coll.
Probing proton spin structure via heavy flavor production in PHENIX
PDF
15:10 - 15:30 Y. Ma (Shanghai), F. Jin, X.Z. Cai, H.Z. Huang, G.L. Ma, S. Zhang
Baryon-strangeness correlations in a partonic/hadron transport model
PPT
15:30 - 15:50 Coffee Break

Chair: Ch. Whitten (UCLA)

15:50 - 16:10 Y. Ming (USTC), STAR coll.
Large p_T kaon spectra from 200 GeV Au+Au collisions at RHIC
PPT
16:10 - 16:30 F. Liu (Wuhan), on behalf of J. Chen (Wuhan), STAR coll.
Directed flow of identified particles from Au+Au Collisions at RHIC
PPT
16:30 - 16:50 A. Muronga (Cape Town)
Equation of state and transport coefficients of relativistic nuclear matter
PPT
16:50 - 17:10 M. Chojnacki (Krakow), W. Florkowski
Temperature dependence of sound velocity and hydrodynamics of ultra-relativistic heavy-ion collisions.
PDF

Strangeness in Quark Matter 2007
Monday 25 June

09:00 - 09:15 M. Baran, Vicepresident of the Prešov Self-governing Region,
M. Vilkovský, Mayor of Levoča,
P. Samuely, Member of the Presidium of the Slovak Academy of Sciences

Conference Opening

09:15 - 09:20 L. Sandor (Kosice)
Message from Organizing Committee

Chair: H.Z. Huang (UCLA)
Session: News from Experiments

09:20 - 10:00 L. Barnby (Birmingham), STAR coll.
An overview of results from the STAR experiment
PPT
10:00 - 10:40 H. Pereira Da Costa (Saclay), PHENIX coll.
An overview of results from the PHENIX experiment
PPT
10:40 - 11:10 Coffee Break

Chair: W. Busza (MIT)

11:10 - 11:35 S. Radomski (Heidelberg), CERES coll.
CERES measurement of strangeness production in central Pb-Au collisions at top SPS energy.
PDF
11:35 - 12:05 C. Blume (Frankfurt), NA49 coll.
Review of Strangeness Measurements by NA49
PPT
12:05 - 12:30 G. Bruno (Bari), NA57 coll.
Summary of the NA57 experimental results
PPT
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break

Chair: G. Odyniec (Berkeley)
Session: Strangeness Production

14:00 - 14:30 J. Takahashi (UNICAMP), M. Munhoz (Sao Paulo), STAR coll.
Strangeness production with STAR experiment at RHIC
PPT
14:30 - 14:55 B. Abelev (Chicago), on behalf of A. Iordanova (Chicago), STAR coll.
Strangeness and bulk freeze-out properties
PPT
14:55 - 15:20 G. Torrieri (Frankfurt)
Scaling of K/pi fluctuations as a test of the statistical model
PDF
15:20 - 15:45 B. Abelev (Chicago), STAR coll.
Strangeness particle correlations at STAR
PPT
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee Break

Chair: S. Pratt (Michigan)

16:15 - 16:45 J. Rafelski (Tucson), J. Letessier
Strangeness and threshold of phase changes
PDF
16:45 - 17:15 T. Biro (Budapest), K. Urmossy
Pion and kaon spectra from distributed mass quark matter
PPT
17:15 - 17:40 T. Nakamura (KEK), PHENIX coll.
Longitudinal density correlations in Au+Au collisions at 200GeV
PPT
17:40 - 18:05 K. Redlich (Wroclaw)
Charge fluctuations near the critical point
PPT
18:05 - 18:25 H. Pei (Iowa State), PHENIX coll.
Medium effect on jet correlations in Au+Au and Cu+Cu collisions at 200GeV at RHIC-PHENIX
PPT

Tuesday 26 June
Chair: Y.-G. Ma (Shanghai)
Session: Longitudinal Dynamics

09:00 - 09:35 M. Murray (Kansas), BRAHMS coll.
Flavor dynamics in Brahms
PPT
09:35 - 10:00 P. Staszel (Krakow), BRAHMS coll.
Transverse and longitudinal dynamics at RHIC
PPT
10:00 - 10:30 J. Cleymans (Cape Town), F. Becattini
Rapidity dependence of thermal parameters at SPS and RHIC.
PPT
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Chair: H. Oeschler (Darmstadt)

11:00 - 11:25 W. Broniowski (Kielce, Krakow), B. Bierdon
Rapidity-dependent chemical potentials in a statistical approach
PDF
11:25 - 11:50 L. Turko (Wroclaw)
Relativistic hydrodynamics with strangeness production
PDF

Session: Low Energies

11:50 - 12:15 X. Lopez (Darmstadt)
Strangeness production at SIS energy
PPT
12:15 - 12:40 C. Hartnack (Nantes)
Properties of nuclear matter from subthreshold strangeness production
PPT
12:40 - 14:00 Lunch Break

Chair: E. Quercigh (CERN)
Session: Heavy Flavours

14:00 - 14:30 A. Mischke (Utrecht), STAR coll.
Heavy-flavor correlation measurements in STAR via electron azimuthal correlations with open charm mesons
PPT
14:30 - 14:55 S. Gadrat (Nantes), G. Martinez, Ph. Crochet
New contribution to the nuclear modification factor of non-photonic electrons
PPT
14:55 - 15:20 X. Lin (Wuhan), STAR coll.
Measurement of bottom contribution to non-photonic electrons from the STAR experiment at RHIC
PPT
15:20 - 15:45 D. Kim (Jyvaskyla), PHENIX coll.
Heavy quark energy loss and flow in a QCD matter at RHIC
PDF
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee Break

Chair: P. Levai (Budapest)
Session: News from Experiments (cont.)

16:15 - 16:45 C. Loizides (MIT), PHOBOS coll.
Recent results from PHOBOS
PDF

Session: High Pt

16:45 - 17:10 W. Horowitz (Columbia)
pQCD vs. AdS/CFT tested by heavy quark energy loss
PPT
17:10 - 17:40 C. Klein-Boesing (CERN), PHENIX coll.
Systematic study of high-p_T hadron and photon production with the PHENIX Experiment
PDF
17:40 - 18:05 J. Zuo (Shanghai), STAR coll.
Particle ratios on the near- and away-side of jets at RHIC
PPT
18:05 - 18:30 A. Peshier (Nantes)
Renormalization in hot QCD and jet quenching
PDF

Wednesday 27 June
Chair: H. Bialkowska (Warsaw)
Session: Resonance Production

09:00 - 09:25 C. Markert (Texas), STAR coll.
Resonance production in heavy-ion collisions at STAR
PPT
09:25 - 09:50 V. Ryabov (St. Petersburg), PHENIX coll.
Measurement of the light mesons by the PHENIX experiment at RHIC
PPT
09:50 - 10:15 N. Xu (Berkeley), STAR coll.
System size dependence of φ-meson production at RHIC
PDF
10:15 - 10:45 P. Fachini (BNL)
Overview of resonance production
PPT
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break

Chair: J. Aichelin (Nantes)
Session: QCD Phases

11:15 - 11:50 P. Petreczky (BNL)
Recent result from lattice QCD at finite temperature
PPT

Session: Correlations

11:50 - 12:15 P. Chung (Stony Brook), PHENIX coll.
Three-dimensional pion emission source at RHIC-PHENIX
PPT
12:15 - 12:45 S. Pratt (Michigan)
Whatever happened to the HBT puzzle?
PPT
AFTERNOON Excursion

Thursday 28 June
Chair: G. Stephans (MIT)
Session: Charmonium and Bottomium

09:00 - 09:30 M. Floris (Cagliari), NA60 coll.
Results from NA60
PPT
09:30 - 09:55 O. Linnyk (Frankfurt), E. Bratkovskaya, W. Cassing, H. Stoecker
Charmonium dynamics in heavy ion collisions
PPT
09:55 - 10:20 A. Mocsy (BNL), P. Petreczky
Can quarkonia survive deconfinement?
PPT
10:20 - 10:45 L. Bravina (Oslo), K. Tywoniuk, A.B. Kaidalov, A. Capella, I.C. Arsene, E.E. Zabrodin
Nuclear suppression and flow at RHIC and LHC in Glauber-Gribov approach - light and heavy particles
PDF
10:45 - 11:10 Coffee Break

Chair: J. Bartke (Krakow)
Session: Predictions for LHC

11:10 - 11:40 W. Busza (MIT)
What does data at lower energies tell us about PbPb collisions at LHC?
PPT
11:40 - 12:05 P. Levai (Budapest)
Strange and charm hadron ratios at RHIC and LHC energies
PDF
12:05 - 12:35 J. Rafelski (Tucson), J. Letessier (Paris), I. Kouznetsova (Tucson)
Strangeness enhancement and charm hadronization at LHC
PDF
12:35 - 14:00 Lunch Break

Chair: M. Sumbera (Prague)
Session: New Experiments

14:00 - 14:30 C. Kuhn (Strasbourg), ALICE coll.
Soft Physics in ALICE
PPT
14:30 - 15:00 F. Sikler (Budapest), CMS coll.
Soft probes of high density QCD physics with CMS
PDF
15:00 - 15:30 B. Cole (Columbia), ATLAS coll.
Heavy ion measurements with the ATLAS detector at the LHC
PPT
15:30 - 15:55 A. Dainese (Legnaro), ALICE coll.
ALICE potential for heavy-flavour physics
PPT
15:55 - 16:20 Coffee Break

Chair: J. Rafelski (Tucson)

16:20 - 16:40 J. Faivre (Padova), ALICE coll.
Beauty probes in Alice
PDF
16:40 - 17:05 C. Lourenco (CERN), CMS coll.
Hard probes of high density QCD physics with CMS
PPT
17:05 - 17:35 J. Heuser (Darmstadt), CMB coll.
The compressed baryonic matter experiment at FAIR: Physics of strangeness and charm, status of preparations.
PPT
17:35 - 18:05 G. Stephans (MIT)
Exploring the QCD phase diagram with low energy beams at RHIC
PDF
18:05 - 18:25 O. Villalobos Baillie (Birmingham)
What can we learn from Spin?
PPT
18:25 - 18:45 A. Badala (Catania), ALICE coll.
Study of short-lived resonances in ALICE
PPT

Friday 29 June
Chair: H.G. Ritter (Berkeley)
Session: Conclusions and Outlook

09:00 - 09:35 A. Bialas (Krakow)
Wounded nucleons, wounded quarks: an update
PDF
09:35 - 10:15 R. Bellwied (Wayne State)
Future experiments in heavy-ion physics
PPT
10:15 - 11:00 F. Antinori (CERN, Padova)
Experimental conclusion
PPT
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

Chair: F. Liu (Wuhan)

11:30 - 11:40 F. Liu (Wuhan), P. Zhuang (Beijing)
SQM 2008 presentation
PPT
11:40 - 12:25 T. Biro (Budapest)
Present and future challenges for quark matter theorists
PPT
12:25 - 12:30 Conference Closure

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