Kaon production in 200 GeV/nucleon nucleus-nucleus collisions

T. Åkesson, S. Almehed, A. L.S. Angelis, N. Armenise, H. Atherton, P. Aubry, H. W. Bartels, G. Beaudoin, J. M. Beaulieu, H. Beker, O. Benary, D. Bettoni, V. Bisi, I. Blevis, H. Bøggild, W. Cleland, M. Clemen, B. Collick, F. Corriveau, S. DaganK. Dederichs, S. Dell'Uomo, P. Depommier, R. C.E. Devenish, S. Di Liberto, N. DiGiacomo, J. R. Dodd, B. Dolgoshein, A. Drees, H. En'yo, B. Erlandsson, M. J. Esten, C. W. Fabjan, P. Fischer, Z. Fraenkel, A. Gaidot, F. Gibrat-Debu, P. Giubellino, P. Glässel, U. Goerlach, R. Haglund, L. A. Hamel, H. van Hecke, V. Hedberg, R. Heifetz, A. Hölscher, B. Jacak, G. Jarlskog, S. Johansson, H. Kraner, V. Kroh, F. Lamarche, C. Leroy, D. Lissauer, G. London, B. Lörstad, A. Lounis, F. Martelli, M. Masera, A. Marzari-Chiesa, M. A. Mazzoni, E. Mazzucato, M. L. McCubbin, N. A. McCubbin, P. McGaughey, F. Meddi, U. Mjörnmark, M. T. Muciaccia, S. Muraviev, M. Murray, M. Neubert, S. Nilsson, L. Olsen, Y. Oren, J. P. Pansart, Y. M. Park, A. Pfeiffer, F. Piuz, V. Polychronakos, G. Poulard, M. Price, D. Rahm, L. Ramello, L. Riccati, G. Romano, G. Rosa, L. Sandor, J. Schukraft, M. Sekimoto, B. Sellden, M. Seman, A. Shmeleva, V. Sidorov, S. Simone, Y. Sirois, H. Sletten, S. Smirnov, J. Soltani, W. Sondheim, H. J. Specht, E. Stern, I. Stumer, J. Sunier, V. Tcherniatin, H. H. Thodberg, J. Thompson, V. Tikhomirov, I. Tserruya, G. Vasseur, R. Veenhof, R. Wigmans, P. Yepes

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Abstract

Results from the HELIOS External Spectrometer on kaon production in 200 GeV/A S + W and p + W collisions are presented. The K π ratios are compared with results from a lower beam energy and are found to be remarkably similar. Evidence for secondary production of K+ by meson-baryon rescattering is reviewed. Our results at y = 1.0-1.5 are compared with neutral strange particle results at midrapidity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)273-278
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume296
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 10 1992

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    Åkesson, T., Almehed, S., Angelis, A. L. S., Armenise, N., Atherton, H., Aubry, P., Bartels, H. W., Beaudoin, G., Beaulieu, J. M., Beker, H., Benary, O., Bettoni, D., Bisi, V., Blevis, I., Bøggild, H., Cleland, W., Clemen, M., Collick, B., Corriveau, F., ... Yepes, P. (1992). Kaon production in 200 GeV/nucleon nucleus-nucleus collisions. Physics Letters B, 296(1-2), 273-278. https://doi.org/10.1016/0370-2693(92)90839-V