CSQCD

Compact stars in the QCD phase diagram

Our Mission

To bring together scientists from QCD exploring the phases of Quark Matter and astrophysicists working on Compact Stars and related Phenomena such as Gamma Ray Bursts. Claims of identification of quark stars and the renewed interests on quark matter at extreme conditions lead to interesting presentations and discussions of how the two communities could learn from each other and work together in the future. We hope that these proceedings would serve as a pedagogical tool for those interested in studying exotic forms of matter and their plausible implications/signatures on/in astrophysical phenomena.

International Steering Committee

Canada
Rachid Ouyed
Rachid Ouyed (Chair)

USA/India
Prashanth Jaikumar
Prashanth Jaikumar

Italy
Ignazio Bombaci
Ignazio Bombaci

Brazil
Rodrigo Negreiros
Rodrigo Negreiros

Germany
David Blaschke
David Blaschke

Germany
Jochen Wambach
Jochen Wambach

USA
Efrain Ferrer
Efrain Ferrer

USA
Fridolin Weber
Fridolin Weber

Brazil
Jorge Horvath
Jorge Horvath

China
Renxin Xu
Renxin Xu

USA
Vivian Incera
Vivian Incera

Japan
 Kohsuke Sumiyoshi
Kohsuke Sumiyoshi

Italy
Massimo Mannarelli
Massimo Mannarelli

Germany
/Poland
Tobias Fischer

Germany
/Switzerland
Matthias Hempel

NA

Previous Meetings

CSQCD I- Copenhagen, Denmark, August 15-18 2001

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CSQCD II- Beijing, China, May 20-24 2009

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CSQCD III- Guaruja, Brazil, December 12-15 2012

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CSQCD IV- Prerow, Germany, September 26-30 2014

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