EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 117, 201612th International Conference on Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions 2015
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Section||III. Relativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions|
|Published online||11 May 2016|
Analysis of angular distribution of fragments in relativistic heavy-ion collisions by quantum molecular dynamics
Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Japan, Research Organization for Information Science and Technology, Japan
Published online: 11 May 2016
To predict angular distribution of fragments produced in nucleusnucleus collisions, JAERI quantum molecular dynamics model (JQMD) was improved. Because JQMD underestimated fragments in the forward angle, which were mainly produced by peripheral collisions, JQMD was revised so as to simulate peripheral collisions accurately. Density-dependent in-medium effect and relativistic effect on nucleonnucleon interactions were incorporated for this purpose. The revised version of JQMD coupled with a statistical decay model was used to calculate differential fragment production cross sections measured in earlier studies. Comparison of the measured data and calculation by the revised and old JQMD showed that the revised JQMD can predict fragment angular distribution better than old JQMD. Particularly, agreement of fragment yield in the forward angle is substantially improved.
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