2018 Impact factor 4.843
Particles and Fields
Eur. Phys. J. C16, 537-539
DOI 10.1007/s100520000430

Absorption and percolation in the production of $J/\psi$ in heavy ion collisions

J. Dias de Deus - R. Ugoccioni - A. Rodrigues

CENTRA and Departamento de Física (I.S.T.), Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal

Received: 10 March 2000 / Published online: 6 July 2000 - © Springer-Verlag 2000

Abstract
We present a simple model with string absorption and percolation to describe the $J/\psi$ suppression in heavy ion collisions. The model qualitatively agrees with the NA50 data, and makes precise predictions for RHIC and LHC.


Copyright Società Italiana di Fisica, Springer-Verlag 2000