I know that fermions and bosons can thermodynamics can be calculated via the Fermi-dirac or Bose_Einstein distributions, However I've been having difficulty finding the EoS (Equation of state) and thermodynamic distribution metrics for the quark-Gluon plasma. So far I have the following considerations(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For a gluon, there are 2 helicity states and 8 choices of color so we have a total degeneracy of

gb= 16. For each quark flavor, there are 3 colors, 2 spin states, and 2 charge

states (corresponding to quarks and antiquarks) +3 active flavors.

However I'm not sure what metrics to use as neither the fermi-dirac or Bose_Einstein distributions seem to apply. Preference on the metrics to describe as an ideal gas, as well as the appropriate Cosmology EoS forms if possible.

My background knowledge of particle physics is mainly Introduction to particle physics by Griffith, However I have the Fermion and Boson thermodynamic forms from Scott Dodelson's Modern Cosmology and particle physics of the early universe By Uwe-Jens Wiese

http://www.wiese.itp.unibe.ch/lectures/universe.pdf

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# Quark-Gloun plasma thermodynamics

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