Electromagnetic Radiation from Au + Au Collisions at √SNN = 2.4 GeV Measured with HADES


  • D. Dittert Institut f¨ur Kernphysik, Technische Universi¨at Darmstadt




HADES, dielectrons, effective temperature, azimuthal anisotropy


We present results of low-mass dielectron measurements from Au+Au collisions at √SNN = 2.4 GeV with HADES. The focus lies on the extraction of the effective temperature from the differential dilepton spectra and the analysis of the azimuthal anisotropy of virtual photons.


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Dittert, D. (2019). Electromagnetic Radiation from Au + Au Collisions at √SNN = 2.4 GeV Measured with HADES. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 64(7), 560. https://doi.org/10.15407/ujpe64.7.560



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