**Office: **M2042 (YK), M2041 (MS) Physics Research Bldg

**Office Hours: ** stop by anytime

**Club Meets:** Spring: Mondays 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, PRB, room M2035.
[Fall: Fridays 2-3 pm (room reserved for 2-4 pm), PRB, room M2035.]

***** First Club Meeting TBD *****

- E. Iancu, R. Venugopalan, hep-ph/0303204
- H. Weigert, hep-ph/0501087
- J. Jalilian-Marian, Yu. Kovchegov, hep-ph/0505052
- F. Gelis, J. Jalilian-Marian, E. Iancu, R. Venugopalan, arXiv:1002.0333 [hep-ph]
- Y.V. Kovchegov, E. Levin, Quantum Chromodynamics at High Energy, Google Books, a copy is available in Yuri's office or at the OSU libraries

Date of Meeting | Topic | References | Discussion Leader |
---|---|---|---|

August 31 | General organizational meeting | None | Yuri, Zhi |

September 21 | Deep Inelastic Scattering (DIS) | My Particle notes (used by Zhi and Matt, please read!) |
Zhi |

September 28 | Parton Model | Here are the notes Matt plans to use | Matt |

October 5 | The DGLAP evolution equation | Shirley will use my Particle notes | Shirley |

October 12 | DGLAP solution; Hadronic scattering cross section at the lowest order | Chun's notes, Yuri's book | Chun |

October 19 | The BFKL evolution equation, its solution and problems; the GLR equation and saturation | Postponed | Postponed |

October 26 | The BFKL evolution equation: a derivation | Chun's notes, Yuri's book | Chun |

November 2 | The BFKL evolution equation: its solution and problems; the GLR equation and saturation | Chun's notes, Yuri's book | Chun |

November 9 | Introduction to Light Cone perturbation theory | Joe's notes | Joe |

November 16 | (i) Introduction to Light Cone perturbation theory; (ii) DIS in a quasi-classical approximation: Gribov-Glauber-Mueller multiple rescatterings, saturation scale, dipole amplitude | Joe's notes | Joe & Doug |

November 23 | Friday after Thanksgiving | None | No meeting |

November 30 | DIS in a quasi-classical approximation: Gribov-Glauber-Mueller multiple rescatterings, saturation scale, dipole amplitude | Doug's notes | Doug |

January 21 | The McLerran-Venugopalan model, glue in an ultrarelativisic nucleus | Jia's notes | Jia |

January 28 | The McLerran-Venugopalan model, glue in an ultrarelativisic nucleus | Jia's notes | Jia |

February 4 | The McLerran-Venugopalan model, glue in an ultrarelativisic nucleus | Jia's notes | Jia |

February 11 | Small-x evolution in DIS: Mueller's dipole model and the BK equation | Matt's notes Christian's notes | Christian & Matt |

February 18 | Mueller's dipole model and the BK equation. | Matt's notes Christian's notes | Christian & Matt |

February 25 | Mueller's dipole model and the BK equation.Solution of BK evolution equation. Geometric scaling and small-x DIS phenomenology. | Christian's notes Matt's notes | Christian & Matt |

March 4 | Solution of BK evolution equation. Geometric scaling and small-x DIS phenomenology. | Matt's notes | Matt |

March 11 | Spring Break | None | No meeting |

March 18 | The JIMWLK evolution equation, the Balitsky hierarchy | Shirley's notes | Chun & Shirley |

March 25 | The JIMWLK evolution equation, the Balitsky hierarchy | Chun's notes | Chun & Shirley |

April 1 | Gluon producion in DIS and pA: k_T-factorization; KLN model and implications for heavy ion collisions; pA and AA phenomenology | Chris's notes | Chris |

April 8 | Gluon producion in DIS and pA: k_T-factorization; KLN model and implications for heavy ion collisions; pA and AA phenomenology | Chris's notes | Chris |

April 15 | NO MEETING | Matt and Yuri are out of town | no meeting |

April 22 | NLO BK and related topics | Giovanni's notes | Giovanni |

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