Central Heavy-Ion Collisions and the Enskog Kinetic Equation

Rudi Malfliet*

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    Abstract

    The Enskog hard-spheres modification of the Boltzmann equation together with an appropriate mean field is used to study high-multiplicity events in relativistic heavy-ion collisions. We observe a small effect on the pion yield for the system Ar on Ar (800 MeV/nucleon) and the manifestation of collective flow for Nb+Nb (400 MeV/nucleon).
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2386-2389
    Number of pages4
    JournalPhysical Review Letters
    Volume53
    Issue number25
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1984

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