The critical distance in collisions of heavy ions

Johann Rafelski, Berndt Müller

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Abstract

There is a large discrepancy in published values of the critical distance in heavy-ion collisions. We have recalculated the critical distance by a more accurate method for symmetric collisions of point nuclei as a function of Z. The reasons for the discrepancy are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)205-208
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume65
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 22 1976
Externally publishedYes

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The critical distance in collisions of heavy ions. / Rafelski, Johann; Müller, Berndt.

In: Physics Letters B, Vol. 65, No. 3, 22.11.1976, p. 205-208.

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Rafelski, Johann ; Müller, Berndt. / The critical distance in collisions of heavy ions. In: Physics Letters B. 1976 ; Vol. 65, No. 3. pp. 205-208.
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