We summarize the new results of the Wuppertal-Budapest lattice QCD collaboration on flavor diagonal and non-diagonal quark number susceptibilities with 2+1 staggered quark flavors, in a temperature range between 125 and 400 MeV. A Symanzik improved gauge and a stout-link improved staggered fermion action is utilized; the light and strange quark masses are set to their physical values. Lattices with Nt = 6, 8, 10, 12, 16 are used. We perform a continuum extrapolation of all observables under study. All results are compared to the Hadron Resonance Gas model predictions: good agreement is found in the temperature region below the phase transition.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Proceedings of Science|
|State||Published - 2012|
|Event||50th International Winter Meeting on Nuclear Physics, Bormio 2012 - Bormio, Italy|
Duration: Jan 23 2012 → Jan 27 2012
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