Physics

**Publications**

(from the SLAC database)**Publications**

(from Google scholar)**Reviews**

Instantons in QCD: [Arxiv, Reviews of Modern Physics]

The QCD Vacuum as an Instanton Liquid: [Annual Reviews of Nucl. Part. Sci.]

Color superconductivity in Dense Quark Matter: [Arxiv, Reviews of Modern Physics]

Effective Field Theory and Finite Density Systems: [Arxiv, Annual Reviews of Nucl. Part. Sc]

Nearly Perfect Fluids: From Cold Atomic Gases to Hot Quark Gluon Plasmas: [Arxiv, Reports on Progress in Physics]

Cold Gases: [Schaefer, Chafin: Scaling Flows and Dissipation in the Dilute Fermi Gas at Unitarity]

Quark Gluon Plasma: [Teaney: Viscous Hydrodynamics and the Quark Gluon Plasma]

Strongly Correlated Quantum Fluids: [Arxiv, NJP, NJP Focus Issue]

Fluid Dynamics and Viscosity in Strongly Coupled Fluids: [Arxiv (long version), Annual Reviews (short version)]**Popular Articles**

[Strongly correlated and universal, Physik Journal 1 (2014) 27.]

[Nearly perfect fluidity, Physics 2, 88 (2009).]

[The RHIC Gold Rush, Physics World 16N6:31-35,2003.]

[Squeezed Quark Matter, APCTP Bulletin 9-10, 10, 2002.]

[Tunneling in QCD, Physikalische Blaetter 55N9:52-55,1999.]

**Lecture Notes**

[Instantons and Monte Carlo Methods in QM, Summer School, Copenhagen, 1999.]

[Quark Matter, NPSS Summer School, Santa Fe, 2002.]

[Phases of QCD, HUGS at CEBAF (2005).]

[Effective Theories of Dense (and Very Dense) Matter, Lectures at ECT school on RG Mehods, ECT, 2006.]

**Strongly correlated fluids: [Lect 1] [Lect 2] [Lect 3]**

(Lectures, Lisbon, 2011; an older version delivered in 2010 at the Schleching meeting: [Lect 1] [Lect 2] [Lect 3])**Nearly perfect fluidity in cold atomic gases: [Lect 1] [Lect 2]**

(Berkeley school of collective dynamics, 2010)**The ``Big'' Picture: [Lecture]**

(Introductory Lecture, Quark Matter 2009 Student Day)**Hot and dense nuclear matter: [Lect 1] [Lect 2] [Lect 3] [Lect 4] [Bonus]**

(NNPSS, summer school, George Wasington University, 2008)**Effective Theories of Dense (and Very Dense) Matter: [Write-up] [Lect 1] [Lect 2] [Lect 3] [Lect 4] [Refs]**

(Lectures at ECT school on RG Mehods, ECT, 2006)**Phases of QCD: [Write-up] [Lect 1] [Lect 2] [Lect 3] [Lect 4] [Lect 5] [Lect 6] [Refs]**

(Lectures at HUGS 2005, JLAB)**Quark Matter [Write-up]**

(NPSS Summer School Lectures, Santa Fe, 2002)**Pre-2002 Lectures****Fluid dynamics and effective (field) theory**

(Seminar, UMD, 2015).**Strongly correlated fluids**

(Wokshop on dense QCD, Tata Institute, 2015).**Confinement Transition in Weak Coupling QCD**

(Seminar, INT, 2013; talk at Lattice 2013.).**Gerry and Fermi liquid theory**

(Talk, Gerry Brown Memorial Conference, Stony Brook).**Nearly Perfect Fluidity**

(Colloquium, Rice, UW, and other places; Scale invariant fluid dynamics ... Talk, DAMOP meeting).**Continuity of the Deconfinement Transition in (SUSY) Yang Mills Theory**

(Seminar, UVA, 2012; Continuity ... Strong and Electroweak Matter, Swansea, 2012).**Scale Invariant Fluid Dynamics for Cold Atomic Gases**

(Seminar, Bonn and other places, 2012; Recent sightings of the perfect fluid ... EMMI workshop Hirschegg, 2012).**Nearly Perfect Fluidity: From cold atoms to hot plasmas**

(Colloquium, Frankfurt and other places, 2012; Nearly Perfect Fluidity ... colloquium LBNL).**Bulk viscosity, spectra and flow in RHIC's**

(Seminar, GSI, 2012; Bulk viscosity .., talk, QM2012) .**Scale invariant fluid dynamics for the dilute Fermi gas at unitarity**

(Workshop on Non-equilibrium superfluids, Heidelberg, 2011).**Phase Structure and Transport Properties of very dense Matter**

(Seminar, INT, 2011).**Nearly Perfect Fluidity in Cold Atomic Gases**

(Seminar, MSU, 2011).**Heavy Ions at the LHC: First Results**

(Seminar, North Carolina, 2010)**Nearly Perfect Fluidity: From Atoms to Quarks**

(Invited talk, APS March Meeting, 2010; In Search of .., Colloquium, Duke, 2009)**Nearly Perfect Fluidity in Cold Atomic Gases**

(ESI workshop, Vienna, 2010).**Intersections between Nuclear Physics and Cold Atom Physics**

(Invited talk, APS DNP Meeting, 2010)**In Search of the Perfect Fluid**

(Seminar, Ohio State, 2009; In Search of .., LNS Colloquium, MIT, 2009; In Search of ..., Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics; In Search of ..., Recent Progress in Many Body Theory)**Density Functional Theory for Dilute Fermions at Unitarity**

(Seminar, NCSU, 2009)**Phase Structure and Transport Properties of Very Dense Matter**

(Hirschegg, 2009; Phase Structure ..., Compact Stars and the QCD Phase Diagram, KITP, Beijing.)**Perfect Fluid Olympics**

(Quark Gluon Plasma meets Cold Atomic Gases, GSI, 2008; In Search of the Perfect Fluid, Colloquium, UNC Chapel Hill)**Instantons in QCD: 12 Years Later**

(The Extra-Strong Quark Gluon Plasma, Stony Brook, 2008)**Perfect Fluids: From Nano to Terra**

(seminar, BNL, 2008)**QCD correlation functions in a holographic model of QCD**

(seminar, North Carolina, 2008; Instantons, Large N, and Holographic Models of QCD, INT, 2008)**QCD and dense matter: An introduction**

(Talk, Isaac Newton Institute, 2007)**Phase structure of QCD at very high baryon density**

(Talk, Perimeter Institute, 2007)**Effective Field Theory and the Nuclear Matter Problem**

(Talk, Argonne 2007)**Perfect Fluidity in Atomic Physics**

(Talk, LBL, 2007; Perfect ... Talk, Nuclear Dynamics 2007; Perfect ..., slightly expanded talk, NCSU, 2007;

Perfect ..., ECT workshop on the interface of QGP and cold atomic physics, Trento, 2007;)**From cold atomic gases to QCD liquids**

(Lecture, MSU; From cold ..., Yukawa Institute, Kyoto, 2006)**Instantons and the Spin-Flavor Structure of the Nucleon**

(Talk, UIUC, 2006)**Non-perturbative Methods in QCD at Finite Density**

(RHIC Physics in the Context of the Standard Model, Riken-BNL, 2006)**A Tale of Two Effective Field Theories**

(Hadrons, Nuclei, and Stars, Darmstadt, 2006)**Effective Field Theory and the Nuclear Matter Problem**

(Bad Honnef, 2006; EFT and ... ,QNP 2006, Madrid, 2006)**A Non-Fermi Liquid Effective Field Theory for Dense QCD Matter**

(SEWM 2006, BNL, 2006)**From Trapped Atoms to Liberated Quarks**

(ISHIP 2006, Frankfurt, 2006)**Non-relativistic Fermions in the Unitary Limit**

(Seminar, Indiana University, 2006)**Phases of QCD**

(Introductory Lecture, Desy Theory Workshop 2005)**The CFL phase and m(strange): An Effective Field Theory Approach**

(talk, INT workshop on ``Pairing beyond the BCS theory'', INT, 2005)**Quasi Particles in Dense QCD**

(talk, Quark Matter 2005)**Effective Theories of Very Dense Matter**

(talk, Workshop on ''Effective Field Theories: From Nano to Terra, OSU, 2005)**Non-Fermi Liquid Effective Field Theory**

(seminar, LANL, 2005)**Instantons and the Spin of the Nucleon**

(Short Presentation, Riken Review Meeting, BNL, 2004)**(Quasi)Quarks and (Quasi)Baryons in QCD at Large Density**

(Workshop on Novel Approaches to the Nuclear Many Body Problem, Trento, 2004)**Instantons in QCD**

(Workshop on QCD and String Theory, KITP, Santa Barbara, 2004)**Instantons and the Large N_c Limit**

(Workshop on QCD at large Nc, ECT, 2004)**QCD and Dense Matter: Introduction**

(seminar, INT, 2004)**Mass without Mass from QCD Instantons**

(colloquium, Ohio State, 2004)**Instantons, the Eta Prime Mass, and the Lage N Limit**

(talk, North Carolina, 2004)**Lectures, Reviews:**

[Bailin: Superfluidity And Superconductivity In Relativistic Fermion Systems] [Alford: Color superconducting quark matter] [Rajagopal and Wilczek: The Condensed Matter Physics of QCD] [Nardulli: Effective Description of QCD at Very High Densities] [Reddy: Novel Phases at High Density and their Roles in the Structure and Evolution of Neutron Stars] [Schaefer: Quark Matter] [Rischke: The Quark-Gluon Plasma in Equilibrium] [Buballa: NJL-model analysis of quark matter at large density] [Ren: Color Superconductivity of QCD at High Baryon Density] [Huang: Color Superconductivity at Moderate Baryon Density] [Shovkovy: Two lectures on color superconductivity] [Proceedings, Seattle workshop on stressed pairing. Alford and Rajagopal: Color Superconductivity in Dense, but not Asymptotically Dense, Quark Matter; Ruster et al.: Phase diagram of neutral quark matter at moderate densities; Schaefer: The CFL phase and m_s: An effective field theory approach][Alford, Rajagopal, Schaefer, Schmitt: Color Superconductivity in Dense Quark matter] [Fukushima, Hatsuda: The phase diagram of dense QCD]**Workshops, Conferences:**

[QCD at finite baryon density (Bielefeld, 1998)]
[QCD phase transitions (BNL, 1998)]
[QCD at non-zero baryon density (Seattle, 2000),
talks]
[Statistical QCD (Bielefeld, 2001)]
[QCD and Gauge Theory Dynamics in the RHIC Era (KITP, 2002)]
[Compressed Baryonic Matter 2002 (GSI, 2002)]
[Finite Density at Nara (Nara, 2003) (Nara, 2003)]
[QCD and Dense Matter: From Lattices to Stars (Seattle, 2004),
talks]
[Pairing in Fermionic Systems: Beyond the BCS Theory (Seattle, 2005),
talks]
[Compressed Baryonic Matter 2005 (GSI, 2005)]
[QCD at Finite Density (Trento, 2006)]
[The Physics of High Baryon Densities (Trento, 2006)]
**Reviews**

[The Uses of Instantons (S. Coleman, 1977)] [QCD and Instantons at Finite Temperature (Gross, Pisarski and Yaffe, 1981)] [ABC's of Instantons (Vainshtein et al, 1982)] [How Instantons solve the U(1) Problem ('t Hooft, 1986)] [Nonperturbative Aspects In Supersymmetric Gauge Theories (Amati et al, 1988)] [ Chiral Symmetry Breaking by Instantons (Diakonov, 1996)] [Instantons in QCD (Schaefer and Shuryak, 1996)] [Instantons Versus Supersymmetry: Fifteen Years Later (Shifman and Vainshtein, 1999)] [The Calculus of Many Instantons (Dorey et al, 2002)] [Instantons at Work (Diakonov, 2002)] [TASI Lectures on Solitons (Instantons, Monopoles, Vortices and Kinks) (Tong, 2005)] [Topological objects in QCD (Bruckmann, 2007)] [Lectures on instantons (Vandoren, van Nieuwenhuizen, 2008)] [Statistical physics of dyons and confinement (Diakonov, 2008)] [Topology and Confinement (Diakonov, 2009)]**Pierre van Baal's caloron page****Derek Leinweber's QCD visualization page****Matt Wingate's Bibliography****Other resources**

[Cindy Regal's Thesis] [Joseph Kinast's Thesis] [Giorgini, Pitaevski, Stringari review] [Bloch, Dalibard, Zwerger review] [Castin review] [Braaten, Kusunok, Zhang review] [NCSU group] [MIT group]**Cold Atom/QGP meetings**

[The interface of quark-gluon-plasma physics and cold-atom physics (ECT, 2007)] [Ultracold Atoms and Quark-Gluon Plasmas (NBI 2008)] [Quark Gluon Plasma meets Cold Atoms (EMMI, GSI 2008)] [Quark Gluon Plasma meets Cold Atoms II (EMMI, 2009)] [Quark Gluon Plasma meets Cold Atoms III (EMMI, 2012)] [Universal Themes of Bose-Einstein Condensation (Lorentz Center, 2013)] [Workshop on Ultracold Atoms and Gauge Theories (ICTP, Trieste, 2013)]**Relativistic fluids**

[Viscous Hydrodynamics and the Quark Gluon Plasma (Teaney, 2009)] [New Developments in Relativistic Viscous Hydrodynamics (Romatschke, 2009)] [ Early collective expansion: Relativistic hydrodynamics and the transport properties of QCD matter (Heinz, 2009)] [Relativistic Fluid Dynamics: Physics for Many Different Scales (Andersson, Comer, 2006)] [Fluid Dynamics for Relativistic Nuclear Collisions (Rischke, 1998)]**Non-Relativistic fluids**

[Life at low Reynolds Number (Purcell, 1976)] [Terry Tao blog posts: Why global regularity for Navier Stokes is hard, The Euler-Arnold equation, Finite time blowup for an averaged three-dimensional Navier-Stokes equation, Conserved quantities for the Euler equations, Noether's theorem, and the conservation laws for the Euler equations] [Simple Viscous Flows: from Boundary Layers to the Renormalization Group (Veysey, Goldenfeld, 2006)] [ Beyond the Navier Stokes equations: Burnett hydrodynamics (Garcia-Colin eta al, 2008)] [Somes Notes on the Relation between Fluid Mechanics and Statistical Physics (Uhlenbeck, 1980)] [Lessons from hydrodynamic turbulence (Falkovitch and Sreenivasan, 2006)] [An introduction to turbulence (Leveque, 2007)] [The 3d Navier Stokes Problem (Doering, 2009)] [Analogue Gravity (from Fluid Dynamics) (Barcelo, Liberati, Visser , 2005)] [VH1 (Virginia Hydrodynamics)]**Reviews**

[Large N Field Theories, String Theory and Gravity (Maldacena et al., 1999)] [Introduction to the Maldacena Conjecture on AdS/CFT (Petersen, 1999)] [TASI 2001 Lectures on Supersymmetric gauge theories and the AdS/CFT correspondence (Freedman, 2002)] [TASI 2003 Lectures on AdS/CFT (Maldacena, 2003)] [String Theory and Quantum Chromodynamics (Mateos, 2006)] [Viscosity, Black Holes, and Quantum Field Theory (Son and Starinets, 2007)] [The string/gauge theory correspondence in QCD (Peeters and Zamaklar, 2007)] [Mesons in Gauge/Gravity Duals - A Review (Erdmenger, Evans, Kirsch, Threlfall, 2007)] [Introduction to String Theory and Gauge/Gravity duality for students in QCD and QGP phenomenology (Peschanski, 2008)] [From gauge-string duality to strong interactions: a Pedestrian's Guide (Gubser and Karch, 2009)] [Lectures on holographic methods for condensed matter physics (Sean Hartnoll, 2009)] [Gravity & Hydrodynamics: Lectures on the fluid-gravity correspondence (Mukund Rangamani, 2009)] [Holographic duality with a view toward many-body physics (John McGreevy, 2009)] [A holographic view on physics out of equilibrium (Hubeni, Rangamani, 2010)] [TASI lectures: Collisions in anti-de Sitter space, conformal symmetry, and holographic superconductors, Conformal hydrodynamics in Minkowski and de Sitter spacetimes (Steve Gubser, 2010)] [Gauge/String Duality, Hot QCD and Heavy Ion Collisions (J. Casalderrey, H. Liu, D. Mateos, K. Rajagopal, U. Wiedemann, 2011)] [Heavy ions and string theory (O. DeWolfe, S. Gubser, C. Rosen, D. Teaney)]**Meetings**

[QCD and String Theory (INT, 2003)] [QCD and Strings (MCTP, 2003)] [QCD and String Theory (KITP, 2004)] [Hadrons and strings (ECT, Trento, 2006, 2004)] [Exotic States of Hot and Dense Matter and their Dual Description (Perimeter Institute, 2007)] [Strong Fields, Integrability and Strings (Newton Institute, 2007)] [From Strings to Things: String Theory Methods in QCD and Hadron Physics (INT, 2008)] [Strings and Gauge Theories (MCTP, 2008)] [Workshop on the Fluid-Gravity Correspondence (SCTP, 2009)] [AdS Holography and the Quark-Gluon Plasma (ESI, 2010) [INT Summer School on Applications of String Theory (INT, 2011) [Holography and Applied String Theory Conference (Banff, 2012) [Sommerfeld School: Gauge-gravity duality and condensed matter physics (LMU, 2013 ) [Gauge/Gravity Duality 2013 (MPI, 2013) [Holography and QCD - Recent progress and challenges (IPMU, 2013) [Quantum Anomalies and Hydrodynamics: Applications to Nuclear and Condensed Matter Physics (SCGP, 2014)**News, Gossip**

[Inside Science News] [Physics Today's Physics Update] [What's new] [Job rumors (nuclear)] [Job rumors (high energy)]**Journals**

[Physics Today] [Physik Journal] [Physics World] [Cern Courier] [interactions.org] [Symmetry] [Seed] [Physics (APS)] [Physical Review Letters] [Reviews of Modern Physics] [Nature] [Science]**Bloggers**

[Asymptotia (Clifford Johnson)] [Sean Carroll] [Not Even Wrong (Peter Woit)] [This week's finds (John Baez)] [Lubos Motl's reference frame (Lubos Motl)] [Musings (Jacques Distler)] [Information Processing (Steve Hsu)] [Life on the Lattice (Matt Nobes)] [Backreaction (Sabine Hossenfelder)] [Shtetl Optimized (Scott Aaronson)] [Resonaances (Adam Falkowski)] [Of Particular Significance (Matt Strassler)] [Shores of the Dirac Sea (Moshe Rozali)] [What's new (Terrence Tao)] [US/LHC (Various)] [Planet Musings (Aggregator)] [Interactions Blog Watch (Links)]**Other interesting sites**

[NCSU Science Libraries] [Math Stack Exchange] [Physics Stack Exchange] [Physics Overflow] [Theoretical Physics Stack Exchange]

**Publications**

**Lectures**

**Talks on the Web**

**Talks in 2015**

**Talks in 2013**

**Talks in 2012**

**Talks in 2011**

**Talks in 2010**

**Talks in 2009**

**Talks in 2008**

**Talks in 2007**

**Talks in 2006**

**Talks in 2005**

**Talks in 2004**

**Talks in 2003**

**Computer Codes**

**Matter at High Baryon Density**

**Instanton links**

**Cold Fermions**

**Fluid Dynamics**

**AdS/QCD**

**Other physics links**