phi meson production in the forward/backward rapidity region in Cu plus Au collisions at root s(NN)=200 GeV

dc.contributor.author Adare, Andrew
dc.contributor.author Ogilvie, Craig
dc.contributor.author Apadula, N.
dc.contributor.author Campbell, Sarah
dc.contributor.author Ding, Lei
dc.contributor.author Dion, Alan
dc.contributor.author Hill, John
dc.contributor.author Hotvedt, Nels
dc.contributor.author Kempel, Todd
dc.contributor.author Lajoie, John
dc.contributor.author Lebedev, Alexandre
dc.contributor.author Ogilvie, Craig
dc.contributor.author Patel, Milap
dc.contributor.author Pei, H.
dc.contributor.author Perry, Joshua
dc.contributor.author Rinn, Timothy
dc.contributor.author Rosati, Marzia
dc.contributor.author Shaver, Alex
dc.contributor.author Shimomura, M.
dc.contributor.author Silva, C.
dc.contributor.author Timilsina, Arbin
dc.contributor.author Wei, Feng
dc.contributor.author Whitaker, Shawn
dc.contributor.author et al.
dc.contributor.department Physics and Astronomy
dc.date 2018-02-18T10:29:15.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T06:17:56Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T06:17:56Z
dc.date.copyright Fri Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2016
dc.date.issued 2016-02-04
dc.description.abstract <p>The PHENIX experiment at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider has measured phi meson production and its nuclear modification in asymmetric Cu + Au heavy-ion collisions at root s(NN) = 200 GeV at both forward Cu-going direction (1.2 < y < 2.2) and backward Au-going direction (-2.2 < y < -1.2) rapidities. The measurements are performed via the dimuon decay channel and reported as a function of the number of participating nucleons, rapidity, and transverse momentum. In the most central events, 0%-20% centrality, the phi meson yield integrated over 1 < pT < 5 GeV/c prefers a smaller value, which means a larger nuclear modification, in the Cu-going direction compared to the Au-going direction. Additionally, the nuclear-modification factor in Cu + Au collisions averaged over all centrality is measured to be similar to the previous PHENIX result in d + Au collisions for these rapidities.</p>
dc.description.comments <p>This is an article from <em>Physical Review C </em>93 (2016): 024904, doi:<a href="http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevC.93.024904" target="_blank">10.1103/PhysRevC.93.024904</a>. Posted with permission.</p>
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dc.source.uri 10.1103/PhysRevC.93.024904
dc.subject.disciplines Nuclear
dc.subject.disciplines Physics
dc.title phi meson production in the forward/backward rapidity region in Cu plus Au collisions at root s(NN)=200 GeV
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