- Phase Transition

Begin: Wednesday, October 4, 2006, lecture hall H5, 9.00 a.m.


Jean Zinn-Justin (SPhT, Saclay)
Ettore Vicari (Pisa)
Andre Morel (CEA, Saclay)
Mikko Laine (Bielefeld)
Edwin Laermann (Bielefeld)
Wolfhard Janke (Leipzig)
Jürgen Engels (Bielefeld)
Burkhard Dünweg (MPI, Mainz)


Topics include:
Renormalization Group Analysis
Scaling Behaviour and Universal Quantities in Field Theory
Critical Parameters and Scaling Functions from MC Simulations
First Order Transitions
Important Model Classes
Phase Transitions in Particle Physics

Lectures and exercises/seminars

It is intended for PhD students and postdocs.

The block course is supported by the Deutsch-Französische Hochschule - Université Franco-Allemande and the International Graduate School, GRK 881, "Quantum Fields and Strongly Interacting Matter: From Vacuum to Extreme Density and Temperature Conditions".

Please note that there will be a workshop on "QCD on Teraflops Computer" following the block course (October 11 - 13) as well as a pre-workshop colloquium on October 10.



Registration (deadline September 15, 2006)
List of Participants
Block Course Schedule

Travel information




Jürgen Engels, Universität Bielefeld
Edwin Laermann, Universität Bielefeld




Gudrun Eickmeyer
Fakultät für Physik
Universität Bielefeld
D-33615 Bielefeld Germany
e-mail: gudrun@physik.uni-bielefeld.de
WWW: Particle Physics Group

Last updated: September 11, 2006 by Gudrun Eickmeyer

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