# Deconfinement, monopoles and new phenomena in heavy ion collisions

@article{Shuryak2009DeconfinementMA,
title={Deconfinement, monopoles and new phenomena in heavy ion collisions},
author={Edward V. Shuryak},
journal={International Journal of Modern Physics A},
year={2009},
volume={25},
pages={532-542}
}
• E. Shuryak
• Published 5 August 2009
• Physics
• International Journal of Modern Physics A
We discuss various manifestations of the "magnetic scenario" for the quark-gluon plasma viewed as a mixture of two plasmas, of electrically (quark and gluons) as well as magnetically charged quasiparticles. Near the deconfinement phase transition, T ≈ Tc very small density of free quarks should lead to negligible screening of electric field while magnetic screening remains strong. The consequence of this should be existence of a "corona" of the QGP, in a way similar to that of the Sun, in which…
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