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The animations

The physics simulation is created by Ultra-relativistic Quantum Molecular Dynamics (UrQMD)

(C) H.Weber, The UrQMD-Collaboration, Institute for Theoretical Physics,
J.W.Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main
http://www.th.physik.uni-frankfurt.de/~urqmd

 

Collisions of two lead nuclei.

The propagation of protons and neutrons (red, green) and the creation of normal mesons (yellow) and hyperons (blue) is shown.

Movie 1: Bullseye view

Quicktime version (1.8MB) - Pal sized AVI version (18.8MB)

Movie 2: Side view

Quicktime version (1.3MB) - Pal sized AVI version (17.2MB)

Movie 3: Side view, normal hadrons: white; Coloured Quarks 'in statu nascendi': red, blue, green

GIF Version(400KB) - Quicktime version(1.4MB) - Pal sized AVI version(17.5MB)



 
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