Nuclear stopping power

  • Wit Busza
2. Theory of Quark and Hadron Matter, Cosmology
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 221)


Lead Nucleus Outgoing Momentum Fractional Energy Loss Multiple Scattering Model Average Rapidity Loss 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wit Busza
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  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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