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10-12 April 2019
Denver, CO
US/Mountain timezone

Strange Hadron Spectroscopy: Current Status and Future Prospects (2018 GHP APS fellow)

12 Apr 2019, 13:30
30m
Director's Row H (Denver, CO)

Director's Row H

Denver, CO

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, 1550 Court Pl. lobby level of the Plaza building
plenary talk Plenary

Speaker

Prof. Moskov Amaryan (Old Dominion University)

Description

In this talk I review the current status of hadron spectroscopy in the hyperon and strange meson sectors. The possibility to improve existing database by orders of magnitude with a secondary beam of $K_L$ at JLab with the GlueX setup in Hall D will be discussed. The proposed measurements will have a broad impact on a different aspects of nuclear and particle physics including: establishment of the low lying scalar meson nonet, discovery of dozens of missing excited states of $\Lambda,~ \Sigma,~ \Xi$ and $\Omega$ hyperons predicted by recent lattice QCD calculations, precise measurement of $K-\pi$ scattering amplitude as well as on our understanding of thermodynamic properties of the Early Universe at freeze-out, microseconds after the Big Bang.

Primary author

Prof. Moskov Amaryan (Old Dominion University)

Presentation Materials