Anisotropic hydrodynamics and early stages of heavy-ion collisions
1 Institute of Physics, Jan Kochanowski University, PL-25406 Kielce, Poland
2 The H. Niewodniczański Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, PL-31342 Kraków, Poland
a e-mail: Wojciech.Florkowski@ifj.edu.pl
Published online: 24 March 2015
New formulations of relativistic dissipative hydrodynamics are discussed in the context of possible applications to describe early stages of relativistic heavy-ion collisions. The efficacy of different approaches is tested by making comparisons with the exact solutions of the kinetic equation.
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