The Phase transition to the quark gluon plasma: Recent results from lattice calculations

  title={The Phase transition to the quark gluon plasma: Recent results from lattice calculations},
  author={F. Karsch},
  journal={Nuclear Physics},
  • F. Karsch
  • Published 1995
  • Physics
  • Nuclear Physics
Abstract We will discuss here some of the recent results obtained from lattice simulations of QCD at non-zero temperature. Such calculations aim at a quantitative understanding of the thermodynamics of strongly interacting matter in equilibrium. We concentrate on a discussion of the equation of state, the chiral transition in two-flavour QCD and hadronic properties related to chiral symmetry restoration in the vicinity of T c . 
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