Acceleration, Energy Loss and Screening in Strongly-Coupled Gauge Theories

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Chernicoff, Mariano; Guijosa, Alberto;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/1126-6708/2008/06/005
  • Subject: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology | High Energy Physics - Theory
    arxiv: High Energy Physics::Phenomenology | High Energy Physics::Lattice

We explore various aspects of the motion of heavy quarks in strongly-coupled gauge theories, employing the AdS/CFT correspondence. Building on earlier work by Mikhailov, we study the dispersion relation and energy loss of an accelerating finite-mass quark in N=4 super-Y... View more
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