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Heavy-Ion Collisions: Status of Chemical Equilibrium

  • J. CleymansEmail author
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Part of the FIAS Interdisciplinary Science Series book series (FIAS)

Abstract

A short review is presented of the status of the thermal model and chemical freeze-out in relativistic heavy-ion collisions. Some interesting aspects at lower energies are emphasized.

Notes

Acknowledgments

The numerous contributions by H. Oeschler, J. Randrup, K. Redlich, E. Suhonen and S. Wheaton are gratefully acknowledged.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.UCT-CERN Research Centre and Physics DepartmentUniversity of Cape TownCape TownSouth Africa

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