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Flavor Structure of the Nucleon Sea


Gian Maria Ziglio
+39 0461 314725
Monday, 1 July, 2013 - 09:15 to Friday, 5 July, 2013 - 17:00
ECT* Conference room

The goal of the Workshop is to first review the status of our current understanding of the flavor structure of the sea-quark contents in the nucleons, and then to address various outstanding unresolved theoretical issues in this subject, followed by discussions of key experiments at various existing and future facilities. The Workshop will cover both the spin-averaged and the spin-dependent sea quark contents in the nucleons. The success and open issues of various theoretical approaches, including lattice QCD, light-cone formulation, intrinsic sea, meson cloud, perturbative QCD, chiral quark, soliton, etc., will be discussed at this Workshop. This Workshop will also identify new experiments which could effectively test these theories at existing or future facilities.

Registration period: 
22 Apr 2013 to 17 Jun 2013


Mary Alberg Seattle University
Matthias Grosse-Perdekamp University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Gerald A. Miller University of Washington - Seattle
Jen-Chieh Peng Physics Department - UIUC