Large scale rapidity correlations in heavy ion collisions

Yuri V. Kovchegov, Eugene Levin*, Larry McLerran

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We discuss particle production mechanisms for heavy ion collisions. We present an argument demonstrating how the fluctuations of the number of produced particles in a series of classical emissions can account for Koba-Nielsen-Olesen scaling. We predict rapidity correlations in the particle production in the event-by-event analysis of heavy ion collisions on the rapidity scales of the order of [Formula Presented]

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11
Number of pages1
JournalPhysical Review C - Nuclear Physics
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes


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