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Probing strongly coupled anisotropic plasmas from higher curvature gravity

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Author(s):
Jahnke, Viktor [1] ; Misobuchi, Anderson Seigo [1]
Total Authors: 2
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Fis, BR-05314970 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C; v. 76, n. 6 JUN 2 2016.
Web of Science Citations: 3
Abstract

We consider five-dimensional AdS-axion dilaton gravity with a Gauss Bonnet term and use a black brane solution displaying spatial anisotropy as the gravity dual of a strongly coupled anisotropic plasma. We compute several observables relevant to the study of the plasma, namely, the drag force, the jet quenching parameter, the quarkonium potential, and the thermal photon production. The effects of higher derivative corrections and of the anisotropy are discussed and compared with previous results. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 14/01805-5 - The AdS/CFT correspondence and the quark-gluon plasma
Grantee:Viktor Jahnke
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 14/07840-7 - Lovelock gravity and the AdS/CFT correspondence
Grantee:Anderson Seigo Misobuchi
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Master