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Marta Orselli (The Niels Bohr Institute): The Melting Phase Transition

 I will describe some aspects of the connection between string theory and QCD using the AdS/CFT correspondence. In particular I will discuss the confinement/deconfinement phase transition
and the so-called melting phase transition.

D. Mateos, R. Myers and R. M. Thomson, "Holographic {hase Transitio with
Fundamental Matter", hep-th/0605046.
D. Mateos, "String Theory and Quantum Chromodynamics", arXiv: 0709.1523.