Publications 

  1. Sofia Leitão, Yang Li, Pieter Maris, M.T. Peña, Alfred Stadler, James P. Vary, Elmar P. Biernat. Comparison of two Minkowski-space approaches to heavy quarkonia. arXiv:1705.06178
  2. Sofia Leitão, Alfred Stadler, M.T. Peña, Elmar P. Biernat. Relativistic phenomenology of meson spectra with a covariant quark model in Minkowski space.  EPJ Web Conf., 137, 06014 (2017)
  3. Sofia Leitão, Alfred Stadler, M.T. Peña, Elmar P. Biernat. Application of the Covariant Spectator Theory to the Study of Heavy and Heavy-Light Mesons. Few Body Syst. 58, 91 (2017)
  4. S. Leitão, A. Stadler, M.T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. Covariant Spectator Theory of heavy-light and heavy mesons and the predictive power of covariant interaction kernels. Phys. Lett. B764, 38-41 (2017)  

  5. S. Leitão, A. Stadler, M.T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. Heavy--Light Mesons in Minkowski Space. Acta Phys. Polon. Supp. 9 (2016) 641
  6. E. P. Biernat, M.T. Peña, F. Gross, A. Stadler, J. E. Ribeiro. Chiral-symmetry breaking and pion structure in the Covariant Spectator Theory. Acta Phys.Polon. Supp. 9 (2016) 647 
  7. M.T. Peña, S. Leitão, E. P. Biernat, A. Stadler, J. E. Ribeiro,  F. Gross. Covariant Spectator Theory and hadron structure.  Few-Body Syst. 57, 467 (2016)

  8. S. Leitão, A. Stadler, M.T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. Quarkonia and heavy-light mesons in a covariant quark model. EPJ Web Conf. 113 (2016) 03013
  9. E. P. Biernat, M. T. Peña, J. E. Ribeiro, A. Stadler, F. Gross. Quark model with chiral-symmetry breaking and confinement in the Covariant Spectator Theory. EPJ Web Conf. 113 (2016) 05004

  10. E. P. Biernat, M. T. Peña, J. E. Ribeiro, A. Stadler, F. Gross. Chiral-symmetry breaking and confinement in Minkowski space. AIP Conf. Proc. 1701, 040003 (2016)

  11. E. P. Biernat, F. Gross, M. T. Peña, A. Stadler. Charge-conjugation symmetric complete impulse approximation for the pion electromagnetic form factor in the Covariant Spectator Theory. Phys. Rev. D 92, 076011 (2015) 

  12. M. T. Peña, E. P. Biernat, A. Stadler. Confinement and Chiral-Symmetry Breaking in the Covariant Spectator Theory. Few-Body Syst. 56, 389-394 (2015)

  13. S. Leitão, A. Stadler, M. T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. A covariant constituent-quark formalism for mesons. Acta Phys. Polon. B Proc. Suppl. Vol. 8, No. 1, 133 (2015)

  14. E. P. Biernat, M. T. Peña, J. E. Ribeiro, A. Stadler, F. Gross. Chiral symmetry and pi-pi scattering in the covariant spectator theory. Phys. Rev. D 90, 096008 (2014)

  15. S. Leitão, A. Stadler, M. T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. Linear confinement in momentum space: singularity-free bound-state equations. Phys. Rev. D 90, 096003 (2014)

  16. E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger. Electromagnetic rho-meson form factors in point-form relativistic quantum mechanics. Phys. Rev. C 89, 055205 (2014)

  17. E. P. Biernat, F. Gross, M. T. Peña, A. Stadler. Quark mass functions and pion structure in Minkowski space. Few-Body Syst. 55, 705-708 (2014)

  18. A. Stadler, S. Leitão, M. T. Peña, E. P. Biernat. Singularity-Free Two-Body Equation with Confining Interactions in Momentum Space. Few-Body Syst. 55, 701-704 (2014)
  19. E. P. Biernat, F. Gross, M. T. Peña, A. Stadler. Pion electromagnetic form factor in the Covariant Spectator Theory. Phys. Rev. D 89, 016006 (2014)

  20. E. P. Biernat, F. Gross, M. T. Peña, A. Stadler. Confinement, quark mass functions, and spontaneous chiral symmetry breaking in Minkowski space. Phys. Rev. D 89, 016005 (2014)

  21. E. P. Biernat , F. Gross, M. T. Peña, A. Stadler. Scalar-Particle Self-Energy Amplitudes and Confinement in Minkowski Space. Few-Body Syst. 54, 2283-2301 (2013)

  22. M. Gomez-Rócha, E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger. Form Factors of Few-Body Systems: Point Form Versus Front Form. Few-Body Syst. 52, 397-401 (2012)

  23. E. P. Biernat, W. H. Klink, W. Schweiger. A Relativistic Coupled-Channel Formalism for Electromagnetic Form Factors of 2-Body Bound States. Few-Body Syst. 50, 435-437 (2011)

  24. E. P. Biernat, W. H. Klink, W. Schweiger. Point-Form Hamiltonian Dynamics and Applications. Few-Body Syst. 49, 149-161 (2011)

  25. B. L. G. Bakker, E. P. Biernat. Parameters in a Walecka-Type Model for the Deuteron. PoS LC2010, 015 (2010)

  26. E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger, K. Fuchsberger W. H. Klink. Relativistic Coupled-Channel Formalism for the Pion Form Factor. EPJ Web Conf. 3, 03031 (2010)

  27. E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger, K. Fuchsberger, W. H. Klink. Electromagnetic Meson Form Factor from a Relativistic Coupled-Channel Approach. Phys. Rev. C 79, 055203 (2009)

  28. E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger, K. Fuchsberger, W. H. Klink.  Electromagnetic meson form-factor from a relativistic coupled-channels approach. Bled Workshops in Physics Vol. 10 (2009)

  29. E. P. Biernat, W. H. Klink, W. Schweiger, S. Zelzer. Point-Form Quantum Field Theory. Annals Phys. 323, 1361 (2008)

  30. E. P. Biernat, W. Schweiger, K. Fuchsberger, W. H. Klink. Point-form quantum field theory and meson form-factors. Few Body Syst. 44, 311-314 (2008)
Theses

  1. E. P. Biernat. Electromagnetic Properties of Few-Body Systems Within a Point-Form Approach. Dissertation (PhD Thesis), Karl-Franzens University of Graz, April 2011. arXiv:1110.3180

  2. E. P. Biernat. Quantization on Space-Time Hyperboloids. Diploma Thesis, Karl-Franzens University of Graz, September 2007. arXiv:1110.2624 

Selected talks (invited are in bold and marked with *)

Point-Form Quantum Field Theory. Eurograd Workshop, Todtmoos, Germany, September 2007

Point-Form Quantum Field Theory. PhD Seminar, University of Graz, Austria, October 2007

Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled-Channel Approach. WE-Hereus-Seminar "Approaches to Quantum Chromodynamics", Oberwölz, Austria, September 2008

Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled-Channel Approach. Fachausschusstagung Kern- und Teilchenphysik, Aflenz, Austria, September 2008

Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled Channel Approach. Eurograd Workshop, Blaubeuren, Germany, September/October 2008

Electromagnetic Structure of Hadrons in Point-Form Relativistic Quantum Mechanics. PhD Seminar, University of Graz, Austria, January 2009

*Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled-Channels Approach. Nuclear and Particle Physics Seminar, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA, 06 April 2009

Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled-Channels Approach. Bled Miniworkshop 2009 "Problems in Multi-Quark States", Bled, Slovenia, July 2009

Electromagnetic Meson Form Factors from a Relativistic Coupled-Channel Approach. 19th International IUAP Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Bonn University, Germany, September 2009

Electromagnetic Form Factors of the Pion and the Deuteron. PhD Seminar, University of Graz, Austria, May 2010

Electromagnetic Form Factors of the Pion and the Deuteron. Advanced Seminar for Doctoral Students in Physics, University of Graz, Austria, June 2010

A Relativistic Coupled-Channel Formalism for Electromagnetic Form Factors of 2-Body Bound States. 21st European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Salamanca, Spain, September 2009

Point-Form Dynamics and Its Application to Few-Body Systems. Eurograd Workshop, Todtmoos, Germany, September 2010

Electromagnetic Properties of Few-Body Systems Within a Point-Form Approach. Advanced Seminar for Doctoral Students in Physics, University of Graz, Austria, April 2011

*Point-Form Dynamics and Electromagnetic Properties of Few-Body Systems. CFTP Seminar, IST, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal, 25 October 2011

*Meson properties from two different covariant approaches. Theory Seminar, Argonne National Laboratory, USA, 24 January 2013

*A covariant meson model with confinement and chiral-symmetry breaking. CFTP Seminar, IST, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal, 09 April 2013

Confinement, quark mass functions and spontaneous chiral-symmetry breaking in Minkowski space. 22nd European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics. Kraków, Poland, September 2013

*Dressing Mexican Style - Hadrons, Chiral Symmetry and Confinement. Colloquium talk within the lecture series “fisica@ist”, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal, 07 May 2014

*Quarks and Mesons in the Covariant Spectator Theory. CENTRA Seminar, IST, Lisbon, Portugal, 22 May 2014

Chiral-symmetry breaking and confinement in Minkowski space. XIth International Conference on Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum. Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, September 2014

Quark model with spontaneous chiral-symmetry breaking and confinement in the covariant spectator theory.  21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 18 May 2015, http://www.phy.ohiou.edu/~fewbody/FB21Files/generalinfo.html

Covariant Spectator Theory: Introduction and an application. Informal CFTP seminar, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal, 29 Oct 2015

*Chiral-symmetry breaking and confinement in the Covariant Spectator Theory. DK Seminar, Institut für Physik, University of Graz, Austria, 22 December 2015

Connecting CST with Lattice calculations. Mini-
meeting: Connecting formalism in Minkowski and Euclidean space, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, 23 January 2016, http://cftp.ist.utl.pt/teresa-meeting.htm

*Chiral-symmetry breaking and pion structure in the Covariant Spectator Theory. Workshop Excited QCD 2016, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, 11 March 2016,
https://indico.cern.ch/event/453434/

*The nucleon-nucleon interaction: A simple model for the deuteron. Hands on Quantum Mechanics 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, 26 and 27 July 2016, https://indico.cern.ch/event/507669/

*From Nuclei to Quarks and Gluons. Second Lisbon mini-school on Particle and Astroparticle Physics, Sesimbra, Portugal, 6 February 2017

*Rho-meson form factors in the point form. Excited QCD conference 2017, Sintra, Portugal, 8 May 2017

Posters

Electromagnetic Form Factors of Two-Body Systems in Point-Form Relativistic Quantum Mechanics. Internationale Universitätswochen für Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2010, Schladming, Austria

Organization of conferences, workshops, and meetings

Connecting formalisms in Minkowski and Euclidean space, January 22-23, 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, http://cftp.ist.utl.pt/teresa-meeting.htm

Light Cone 2016 Conference, September 5-8, 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, http://www.lc2016.net/

Participation at conferences and workshops

Internationale Universitaetswochen fuer Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2006, Schladming, Austria

ÖPG Fachausschusstagung Kern- und Teilchenphysik 2006, Maria Lankowitz, Austria

Internationale Universitätswochen für Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2007, Schladming, Austria

Common Workshop in Todtmoos of Basel-Graz-Tübingen Graduiertenkolleg 2007, Todtmoos, Germany

Internationale Universitätswochen für Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2008, Schladming, Austria

ÖPG Fachausschusstagung Kern- und Teilchenphysik 2008, Aflenz, Austria

419. WE-Heraeus-Seminar 2008, Oberwölz, Austria 

Common Workshop in Blaubeuren of Basel-Graz-Tübingen Graduiertenkolleg 2008, Blaubeuren, Germany

Internationale Universitätswochen für Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2009, Schladming, Austria

NAWI-Graz Workshop 2009, Graz, Austria

Bled Mini-Workshop 2009, Problems in Multi-Quark States, Bled, Slovenia

19th International IUAP Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics 2009, Bonn, Germany

Internationale Universitätswochen für Theoretische Physik, Schladming Winter School 2010, Schladming, Austria

21st European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics 2010, Salamanca, Spain

Eurograd Workshop 2010, Todtmoos, Germany

DISCRETE 2012 - The Third Symposium on Prospects in the Physics of Discrete Symmetries 2012. CFTP at IST, Lisbon, Portugal

22nd European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics 2013. Kraków, Poland

XIth International Conference on Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum 2014. Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Conference on Light in Physics 2015, 13 March 2015, Instituto para a Investigação Interdisciplinar da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, https://indico.cern.ch/event/377302/

21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics 2015, 18-22 May 2015, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Haja Luz: Diálogos à volta da Luz (Let There Be Light: Dialogues Around Light), 15 December 2015, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal, https://eventos.spf.pt/ailuz2015/en/?ln=en

Connecting formalisms in Minkowski and Euclidean space, 22-23 January 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, http://cftp.ist.utl.pt/teresa-meeting.htm

Workshop Excited QCD 2016, March 2016, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, https://indico.cern.ch/event/453434/

Hands on Quantum Mechanics 2016, 11-29 July 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, https://indico.cern.ch/event/507669/

Light Cone 2016 Conference, September 5-8, 2016, IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, http://www.lc2016.net/
Second Lisbon mini-school on Particle and Astroparticle Physics, 6-8 February 2017, Sesimbra, Portugal
Excited QCD conference 2017, Sintra, Portugal, 8 May 2017