Collective dynamics, fluctuations and instabilities in relativistic heavy-ion collisions
Department of Physics and Technology, University of Bergen, Allegaten 55, 5007 Bergen, Norway
Published online: 11 May 2016
Collective processes occurring in high energy heavy ion collisions are discussed. The observed fluctuations and asymmetries have different causes, which is shown clearly in the experimental data for peripheral collisions. We discuss how these can be separated and which are the most interesting collective instabilities, which do not arise from random statistical fluctuations.
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