Reinhard Alkofer

Institut für Physik
Universität Graz
Universitätsplatz 5
A-8010 Graz
Reinhard.Alkofer - at -

+43 316 380 8581
+43 316 380 5225 [-5093] (Secr.)
+43 316 380 9820

Lehrveranstaltungen / Teaching

Forschung / Research Activities:

please see the pages of the group Strong Interactions in Continuum Quantum Field Theory

stellv. Sprecher des Doktoratskollegs ``Hadronen im Vakuum, in Kernen und Sternen''
in Zusammenarbeit mit dem DFG-Graduiertenkolleg ``Quantum and Gravitational Fields'', U. Jena

Deputy Speaker of the Doctoral Program ``Hadrons in vacuum, in nuclei, and in stars''
in collaboration with the Research Trainig Group ``Quantum and Gravitational Fields'', U. Jena

Einige ausgewählte Publikationen:
Some selected publications:

  • C. Kohlfürst, R. Alkofer, H. Gies
    Effective mass signatures in multiphoton pair production
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 112 (2014) 050402
    arXiv: 1310.7836

  • A. Windisch, R. Alkofer, G. Haase, M. Liebmann
    Examining the Analytic Structure of Green's Functions: Massive Parallel Complex Integration using GPUs
    Comput. Phys. Commun. 184 (2013) 109
    arXiv: 1205.0752

  • F. Hebenstreit, R. Alkofer, H. Gies
    Particle self-bunching in the Schwinger effect in spacetime-dependent electric fields
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 107 (2011) 180403
    arXiv: 1106.6175

  • N. Alkofer, R. Alkofer
    Features of ghost-gluon and ghost-quark bound states related to BRST quartets
    Phys. Lett. B702 (2011) 158
    arXiv: 1102.2753

  • G. Eichmann, R. Alkofer, A. Krassnigg, D. Nicmorus,
    Nucleon mass from a covariant three-quark Faddeev equation
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 104 (2010) 201601.

  • F. Hebenstreit, R. Alkofer, G.V. Dunne, H. Gies,
    Momentum signatures for Schwinger pair production in short laser pulses with sub-cycle structure
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 (2009) 150404.

  • R. Alkofer, C.S. Fischer, F.J. Llanes-Estrada, K. Schwenzer,
    The Quark-gluon vertex in Landau gauge QCD: Its role in dynamical chiral symmetry breaking and quark confinement,
    Annals of Physics 324 (2009) 106.

  • D. Nickel, J. Wambach, R. Alkofer,
    Neutrality of the color-flavor-locked phase in a Dyson-Schwinger approach,
    Phys. Rev. D77 (2008) 114010.

  • G. Eichmann, A. Krassnigg, M. Schwinzerl, R. Alkofer,
    A Covariant view on the nucleons' quark core,
    Annals of Physics 323 (2008) 2205.

  • R. Alkofer and J. Greensite,
    Quark Confinement: The Hard Problem of Hadron Physics,
    commissioned review article for a special focus issue on Hadron Physics,
    J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 34 (2007) S3-S21.

  • R. Alkofer,
    QCD Green Functions and their Application to Hadron Physics,
    invited lectures presented at the conference
    ``Infrared QCD in Rio: Propagators, Condensates and Topological Effects (IRQCD 2006)'',
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 5-9 June 2006;
    Brazilian J. Physics 37 Vol. 1B (2007) 144.

  • R. Alkofer, M. Kloker, A. Krassnigg, R. F. Wagenbrunn,
    Aspects of the confinement mechanism in Coulomb-gauge QCD,
    hep-ph/0510028, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96 (2006) 022001.

  • A. Maas, J. Wambach, R. Alkofer,
    The High-Temperature Phase of Landau-Gauge Yang-Mills Theory,
    hep-ph/0504019, Eur. Phys. J. C42 (2005) 93.

  • R. Alkofer, C. S. Fischer, F. Llanes-Estrada,
    Vertex functions and infrared fixed point in Landau gauge SU(N) Yang-Mills theory,
    hep-th/0412330, Phys. Lett. B611 (2005) 279.

  • C. S. Fischer, R. Alkofer, T. Dahm, and P. Maris,
    Dynamical Chiral Symmetry Breaking in Unquenched QED3,
    hep-ph/0407104, Phys. Rev. D70 (2004) 073007.

  • R. Alkofer, W. Detmold, C. S. Fischer, and P. Maris,
    Analytic properties of the Landau gauge gluon and quark propagators,
    hep-ph/0309077, Phys. Rev. D70 (2004) 014014.

  • C. S. Fischer and R. Alkofer,
    Non-perturbative Propagators, Running Coupling and Dynamical Quark Mass of Landau gauge QCD,
    hep-ph/0301094, Phys. Rev. D67 (2003) 094020.

  • C. S. Fischer and R. Alkofer,
    Infrared Exponents and Running Coupling of SU(N) Yang-Mills Theories,
    hep-ph/0202202, Phys. Lett. B536 (2002) 177.

  • R. Alkofer, P. Watson, and H. Weigel,
    Mesons in a Poincare Covariant Bethe-Salpeter Approach,
    hep-ph/0202053, Phys. Rev. D65 (2002) 094026.

  • R. Alkofer, M. B. Hecht, C. D. Roberts, S. M. Schmidt, and D. V. Vinnik,
    Pair Creation and an X-ray Free Electron Laser,
    nucl-th/0108046, Phys. Rev. Lett. 87 (2001) 193902.

  • P. Watson and R. Alkofer
    Verifying the Kugo--Ojima Confinement Criterion in Landau Gauge QCD,
    hep-ph/0102332, Phys. Rev. Lett. 86 (2001) 5239.

  • R. Alkofer and L. v. Smekal
    The Infrared Behaviour of QCD Green's Functions ---
    Confinement, Dynamical Symmetry Breaking, and Hadrons as Relativistic Bound States,
    hep-ph/0007355, Physics Reports 353 (2001) 281.

  • Lorenz von Smekal, Andreas Hauck, and Reinhard Alkofer,
    A Solution to Coupled Dyson-Schwinger Equations for Gluons and Ghosts in Landau Gauge,
    hep-ph/9707327, Ann. Phys. 267 (1998) 1.

  • Lorenz von Smekal, Andreas Hauck and Reinhard Alkofer,
    The Infrared Behavior of Gluon and Ghost Propagators in Landau Gauge QCD,
    hep-ph/9705242, Phys. Rev. Lett. 79 (1997) 3591.

  • R. Alkofer, H. Reinhardt and H. Weigel,
    Baryons as chiral solitons in the Nambu-Jona-Lasinio model,
    hep-ph/9501213, Physics Reports 265 (1996) 139.

    last modified July 7, 2011 by Reinhard Alkofer