# First study of the negative binomial distribution applied to higher moments of net-charge and net-proton multiplicity distributions

@article{Tarnowsky2013FirstSO, title={First study of the negative binomial distribution applied to higher moments of net-charge and net-proton multiplicity distributions}, author={Terence John Tarnowsky and Gary D. Westfall}, journal={Physics Letters B}, year={2013}, volume={724}, pages={51-55} }

## 19 Citations

Collision energy dependence of moments of net-kaon multiplicity distributions at RHIC

- PhysicsPhysics Letters B
- 2018

Poisson baseline of net-charge fluctuations in relativistic heavy ion collisions

- PhysicsChinese Physics C
- 2018

Taking doubly charged particles, positive-negative charge pair production and the effects of volume fluctuations into account, the Poisson baseline of the fluctuations of net-charge is studied.…

Beam energy dependence of cumulants of the net-baryon, net-charge, and deuteron multiplicity distributions in Au
+
Au collisions at
sNN=3.0–5.0
GeV

- Physics
- 2020

Within the ultra-relativistic quantum molecular dynamics (UrQMD) model, in which the Lorentz-covariant treatment of nuclear mean-field potential is considered, the fluctuations of net-baryon,…

Experimental Results on Charge Fluctuations in Heavy-Ion Collisions

- Physics
- 2016

We present a subset of experimental results on charge fluctuation from the heavy-ion collisions to search for phase transition and location of critical point in the QCD phase diagram. Measurements…

Poisson baseline of net-charge fluctuations in relativisticheavy ion collisions

- Physics
- 2018

Taking the doubly charged particles and positive-negative charge pair production into account, the Poisson baseline of the fluctuations of net-charge is studied. Within the Poisson baseline, the…

Beam energy dependence of net-
Λ
fluctuations measured by the STAR experiment at the BNL Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider

- Physics
- 2020

© 2020 American Physical Society. The measurements of particle multiplicity distributions have generated considerable interest in understanding the fluctuations of conserved quantum numbers in the…

Constructing probability density function of net-proton multiplicity distributions using Pearson curve method

- PhysicsThe European Physical Journal A
- 2022

The probability density functions of net-proton multiplicity distributions are constructed from the Beam Energy Scan results of the STAR experiment using the Pearson curve method for two different…

Search for the QCD critical point with fluctuations of conserved quantities in relativistic heavy-ion collisions at RHIC: an overview

- Physics
- 2017

Fluctuations of conserved quantities, such as baryon, electric charge, and strangeness number, are sensitive observables in relativistic heavy-ion collisions to probe the QCD phase transition and…

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