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Particles and Fields

Eur. Phys. J. C 21, 271-279 (2001)
DOI: 10.1007/s100520100700

Transverse energy flow in meson-proton and meson-nucleus interactions at 250 GeV/c

The EHS/NA22 Collaboration M.R. Atayan1, E.A. De Wolf2, A.M.F. Endler3, Z.Sh. Garutchava4, N.G. Grigoryan1, H. Gulkanyan1, R. Hakobyan1, J.K. Karamyan1, W. Kittel5, S. Mehrabyan1, Z.V. Metreveli4, F.K. Rizatdinova6, E.K. Shabalina6, L.N. Smirnova6, L.A. Tikhonova6, A.G. Tomaradze4, F. Verbeure2 and S.A. Zotkin6

1  Institute of Physics, 375036 Yerevan, Armenia
2  Department of Physics, Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
3  Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Fisicas, 22290 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
4  Institute for High Energy Physics of Tbilisi State University, 380086 Tbilisi, Georgia
5  High Energy Physics Institute (HEFIN), University of Nijmegen/NIKHEF, 6525 ED Nijmegen, The Netherlands
6  Nuclear Physics Institute, Moscow State University, 119899 Moscow, Russia

(Received: 7 May 2001 / Revised version: 9 May 2001 / Published online: 19 July 2001 -© Springer-Verlag / Società Italiana di Fisica 2001)

The transverse energy carried by charged hadrons and by ${\pi}^-$ mesons is studied in interactions of ${\pi}^+$ and K+ mesons with protons and nuclei at 250 GeV/c. The data obtained on transverse energy flow at mid-rapidity can be described by the FRITIOF7.0 model with tuned parameters.

© Società Italiana di Fisica, Springer-Verlag 2001