Coherence effects on two-pion interferometry in ultra-high energy heavy-ion collisions

Q. H. Zhang, W. Q. Chao, C. S. Gao

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The effects of two kinds of coherent lengths, the wave packet length of the emitter and the radius of the coherent source, on two-pion interferometry are studied. It is shown that both coherent lengths can decrease the apparent radius of the source and cause abundant pions at low momentum.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)469-478
Number of pages10
JournalNuclear Physics A
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 28 1996


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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