9-13 July 2012
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
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Equilibration of hot and dense nuclear matter

13 Jul 2012, 08:00
Oral Presentation Track G - Theoretical and Computational Physics Theoretical


Mr Tshilidzi Thovhogi (University of Johannesburg)

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Prof Azwinndini Muronga
University of Johannesburg

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We perform a Monte Carlo calculation for a system which resembles an equilibrated hadronic gas in a box using a Ultra-relativistic Quantum Molecular Dynamics. We calculate spectra, multiplicity, and rapidity for various hadrons at different energy densities. The particle multiplicity equilibrate after some time, rapidity distribution is isotropic and the energy spectra of the different hadronic species are fitted by a Boltzmann distribution. Thus, indicates that system is in equilibrium.

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Mr Tshilidzi Thovhogi (University of Johannesburg)

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