Extended Gaussian ensemble or q-statistics in hadronic production processes?
Dept. of Physics, General Education Center, Musashi Institute of Technology, Tamazutsumi 1-28-1, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, 158-8557, Japan
2 The Andrzej Sołtan Institute for Nuclear Studies, Hoża 69, 00681 Warsaw, Poland
3 Institute of Physics, Świętokrzyska Academy, Świętokrzyska 15;, 25-406 Kielce, Poland
Published online: 12 April 2006
The extended Gaussian ensemble introduced recently as a generalization of the canonical ensemble, which allows to treat energy fluctuations present in the system, is used to analyze the inelasticity distributions in high energy multiparticle production processes.
PACS: 13.85.-t – Hadron-induced high- and super-high-energy interactions (energy > 10 GeV) (for low energies, see 13.75.-n) / 24.60.-k – Statistical theory and fluctuations / 12.40.Ee – Statistical models
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