Preliminary Program of the INT/RHIC Winter Workshop on
First Two Years of RHIC: Theory versus Experiments

December 13-15, 2002



Friday, December 13



8:30-9:10        Registration

9:10-9:20        Welcome

Chair:  Larry McLerran

9:20-10:00      Overview- Berndt Muller

10:00-10:30    Global Measurements: Experimental Overview- Gunther Roland

10:30-11:00    Coffee break

11:00-11:30    Rapidity Dependence of Particle Production - Ian Bearden

11:30-12:00    Prediction from AMPT- Cheming Ko

12:00-12:30    LEXUS Predictions- Joseph Kapusta


12:20-2:00 Lunch


Chair:  Horst Stoecker

2:00-2:30        Hadron Spectra & Yields: Experimental Overview- Julia Velkovska

2:30-3:00        Prediction from UrQMD- Marcus Bleicher   

3:00-3:30        Summary of Statistical Model Predictions- Dan Magestro

3:30-4:00        Coffee break

Chair:  Roy Lacey

4:00-4:30        Experimental Overview of v2- Nu Xu

4:30-5:00        v2 from Hydrodynamics- Ulrich Heinz          

5:00-5:30        Parton Cascade Predictions- Denes Molnar

5:30-6:00        Hydrodynamics: What didn't work and why - Derek Teaney


Saturday, December 14



Chair:  John Harris

9:00-9:30        High pt Spectra: Experimental Overview-David d'Enterria

9:30-10:00      Why we Over-predicted Jet Quenching at RHIC in '92- Miklos Gyulassy

10:00-10:30    Classical YM model Prediction- Yuri Kovchegov

10:30-11:00    Coffee break

11:00-11:30    Jet Quenching in a Thin Plasma- Ivan Vitev

11:30-12:00    Au+Au Collisions at 200 GeV- Bin Zhang



12:00-1:30 Lunch



Chair:  Peter Jacobs

1:30-2:00        Experimental Overview of Leptons and Charm- Ralf Averbeck

2:00-2:30        Open Charm and Drell-Yan at RHIC- Ziwei Lin

2:30-3:00        Prediction of J/Psi Suppression at RHIC- Ramona Vogt

3:00-3:30        Dissociation of J/psi in Hadronic Matter & in Quark-Gluon Plasma- Cheuk-Yin Wong

3:30-4:00        Coffee break

Chair:  Sean Gavin

4:00-4:30        Thermal Dilepton and J/Psi Predictions for RHIC - Ralf Rapp

4:30-5:00        Experimental Overview of HBT- Sergey Panitkin

5:00-5:30        Predictions for HBT- Scott Pratt        


7:30 PM Banquet at Portage Bay Café (Connected to the University Inn)

(Panel discusses the selection of winners before dinner. Panel consists of:

John Harris*, Huan Huang, Barbara Jacak, Larry McLerran, Berndt Muller)



Sunday, December 15



Chair:  Peter Barnes

9:00-9:30        New High pt Results from PHENIX-TBA

9:30-10:00      New High pt Results from STAR-TBA

10:00-10:30    Parton Saturation and High-pt spectra- Dima Kharzeev

10:30-11:00    Coffee break

11:00-11:30    Jet Correlations: Experiments Overview-Dave Hardtke

11:30-11:50    From DIS to pA in the Color Glass Condensate model- Jamal Jalilian-Marian

11:50-12:10    Rapidity Dependence of High Pt Suppression from BRAHMS- Michael Murray

12:10-12:30    Late Thermalization, Flow and Hydro- Pasi Huovinen


12:30-2:00 Lunch



Chair:  Sergei Voloshin

2:00-2:20        Pion Phase Space Density & Entropy in RHIC Collisions- John Cramer

2:20-2:40        String fusion & percolation at RHIC- Elena G. Ferreiro

2:40-3:00        Dilepton production from a charged quark gluon plasma- Abhijit Majumder

3:00-3:20        Energy scan program at CERN SPS- Marek Gazdzicki

3:20-3:50        Coffee break

Chair:  Xin-Nian Wang

3:50-4:10        Interplay of correlations & fluctuations at RHIC - What do we learn? – Mikhail Kopytine

4:10-4:50        Workshop Summary- Barbara Jacak              




*To be confirmed