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2014 RHIC & AGS Annual Users' Meeting

A New Look for RHIC: Sharpening the View of QCD

Motivation

The annual RHIC & AGS Users' Meeting will be held on June 17-20, 2014 at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL). The theme of this year’s meeting is "A New Look for RHIC: Sharpening the View of QCD". The meeting will cover all aspects of the RHIC and eRHIC physics program. Particular emphasis will be placed on the new physics capabilities made possible by the recent detector upgrades coupled with RHIC II luminosities. Workshops will be held on June 17 and June 18 where Upgrades, p,d,He3+A collisions, Bulk-properties, new Beam Energy Scan data, Quarkonium, Heavy-Flavor, EIC and Nucleon Structure will be discussed.

The plenary sessions on June 19 and 20 will include talks on RHIC Run 14, the latest physics results from STAR and PHENIX, upgrade plans, reports from representatives from the funding agencies, and Thesis Award presentations.

Parallel Workshop Topics

Tuesday, June 17

Wednesday, June 18

Plenary Sessions

Organizing Committee

  • Daniel Cebra (UC Davis)
  • Paul Sorensen (BNL)
  • Mei Bai (BNL)

Special Evening Events

Registered attendees are invited to attend the optional dinner, cocktail reception, and an end of the meeting luncheon.

Seafood Extravaganza
Join us for a night on the beach at Smith Point County Park for a Seafood Extravaganza and live music on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 6:30 PM. Directions

Please note, there will be a fee in order to attend the dinner. However, the cost of the dinner will be discounted to $25 US for the first 30 registered student/post-docs.

Cocktail Reception
There will be an cocktail hour on Thursday, June 19, 2014 5:15 PM in the lobby of Berkner Hall (Bldg. 488), compliments of BSA.

Accommodations

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