Sudden hadronization in relativistic nuclear collisions

Johann Rafelski, Jean Letessier

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A constraint that relates the physical and statistical properties of the hadronic fireball at the point of sudden breakup was introduced. The constraint was shown to be consistent with analysis results obtained considering the experimental particle production data for Pb-Pb collisions at 158A GeV.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4695-4698
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number22
StatePublished - Nov 27 2000

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  • General Physics and Astronomy


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