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Hadrons and Nuclei
Eur. Phys. J. A 2, 223-225

Short note

Multifractal thermodynamics of hadron-hadron and hadron-nucleus interactions

A. Bershadskii

P.O.Box 39953, Ramat-Aviv 61398, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Received: 16 December 1997 / Revised version: 2 April 1998 Communicated by B. Povh

Abstract
It is shown that the constant-specific-heat approximation is applicable to multifractal thermodynamics of hadron-hadron and hadron-nucleus interactions at high energies. Moreover, the constant specific heats calculated from experimental data on hadron-hadron and hadron-nucleus interactions have approximately the same value for both these types of multifractal multiproduction. Thus this parameter may turn out to be an universal characteristic of the hadron-hadron and hadron-nucleus interactions. Some relationship of this phenomenon to multifractal thermodynamics at the onset of chaos is briefly discussed.

PACS
13.85.Hd Inelastic scattering: many-particle final states


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