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"STAR Regional Meeting: Heavy Quark Production and Correlations"
Warsaw, 5-7 November, 2012




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Monday, November 5th

Morning session
Chair: Jaroslav Bielcik, JINR

  • 9:00 - 9:15 Mirosław Karpierz, WUT
    "Opening remarks"

  • 9:15 - 9:30 Hanna Zbroszczyk, WUT
    "Activity of Warsaw group"

  • 9:30 - 10:00 Nu Xu, LBNL
    "Status of STAR Experiment"

  • 10:00 - 10:30 Nu Xu, LBNL
    "Future upgrades in STAR"

  • 10:30 - 11:10 Grażyna Odyniec, LBNL
    "BES program"


11:10 - 11:40 Coffee break
  • 11:40 - 12:10 Tamas Csorgo, Wigner RCP
    "Imaging the internal structure of protons with diffractive scattering"

  • 12:10 - 12:40 Tamas Csorgo, Wigner RCP
    "Application of femtoscopic methods to analyse the dilepton spectrum in 200 GeV Au+Au collisions at RHIC"


12:40 - 14:30 Lunch

Afternoon session
Chair: Grażyna Odyniec, LBNL

  • 14:30 - 15:00 Stanisław Mrówczynski, UJK and NCBJ
    "Does it matter that QGP is initially unstable?"

  • 15:00 - 15:30 Adam Kisiel, WUT
    "Femtoscopy in ALICE"


15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
  • 16:00 - 16:40 Antoni Szczurek, IFJ PAN
    "Production of charm quarks, mesons and nonphotonic electrons in proton-proton collisions at RHIC and LHC"

  • 16:40 - 17:00 Peter Filip, JINR
    "Charmonium in very strong magnetic fields"

19:00 - 22:00 Conference dinner


Tuesday, November 6th

Morning session
Chair: Nu Xu, LBNL

  • 9:00 - 9:30 Jaroslav Bielcik, CTU Prague
    "STAR heavy flavor physics in view of LHC results"

  • 9:30 - 9:50 Daniel Kikoła, Purdue University
    "Non-photonic Electron Azimuthal Anisotropy in Au+Au Collisions at STAR"

  • 9:50 - 10:10 Olga Hajkova, CTU Prague
    "NPE analysis in dAu collisions"

  • 10:10 - 10:30 David Tlusty, NPI ASCR
    "Open charm mesons measurements"


10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
  • 11:00 - 11:20 Jan Rusnak, NPI ASCR
    "Current Status of the Heavy Flavor Tracker"

  • 11:20 - 11:40 Barbara Trzeciak, WUT
    "J/psi production in the STAR experiment"

  • 11:40 - 12:00 Leszek Kosarzewski, WUT
    "Low-pT J/psi production in the STAR experiment"


12:00 - 14:00 Lunch

Afternoon session
Chair: Jan Pluta, WUT

  • 14:00 - 14:30 Piotr Salabura, GSI
    "Dielectron production in few AGeV region with HADES"

  • 14:30 - 15:00 Michal Sumbera, NPI ASCR
    "Imaging paper"

  • 15:00 - 15:20 Hanna Zbroszczyk, WUT
    "Proton femtoscopy in STAR"

  • 15:20 - 15:40 Martin Girard, WUT
    "Proton - lambda correlations in STAR"

  • 15:40 - 16:00 Katarzyna Poniatowska, WUT
    "Pion - kaon correlations in STAR"


16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
  • 16:30 - 16:50 Kamila Sramkova, CTU Prague
    "K - 3 pion correlations"

  • 16:50 - 17:10 Robert Vertesi, NPI ASCR
    "Proposal for the Femtoscopical Analysis of Pions from BES I. Data"


17:10 - 17:30 Coffee Break
  • 17:30 - 18:00 Leszek Adamczyk, AGH
    "Results and Perspective on Proton-Proton Elastic Scattering at STAR"

  • 18:00 - 18:25 Leszek Adamczyk, AGH
    "Central Exclusive Production in Proton - Proton Collisions at STAR: Current Results and Future Prospects"

  • 18:25 - 18:50 Rafał Sikora, AGH
    "Trigger Simulations in GEANT4 for pp2pp at STAR"

Wednesday, November 7th

Morning session

  • 9:00 "Common discussion, conclusions, plans for future"