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Volume 171, 201817th International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM 2017)
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|Section||QCD Phase Diagram and Beam Energy Scan (parallel session)|
|Published online||02 February 2018|
Fluctuating fluid dynamics for the QGP in the LHC and BES era
Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Wrocław, 50204 Wrocław, Poland
2 SUBATECH UMR 6457 (IMT Atlantique, Université de Nantes, IN2P3/CNRS), 44307 Nantes, France
3 Physics Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
4 Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708-0305, USA
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Published online: 2 February 2018
In an era of high-precision determinations of QGP properties a full incorporation of fluid dynamical fluctuations into our models has become crucial, in particular, when describing the dynamics of small systems or near the conjectured QCD critical point. In this talk we discuss some effects of the propagation of these fluctuations. For LHC physics we focus on fluctuations in the energy-momentum tensor, while the impact of fluctuations in the diffusive net-baryon density is studied to improve our knowledge on the formation of critical fluctuations being searched in current and future BES programs.
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