Volume 320 - 12th International Workshop on High-pT Physics in the RHIC/LHC Era (High-pT2017) - Direct photons, heavy flavor, quarkonia
Overview of open heavy-flavor production from STAR
Y. Yi* on behalf of the STAR collaboration
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: 2019 January 24
Published on: 2019 October 09
Abstract
We report the results on the open heavy-flavor production measured by the STAR experiment in Au+Au collisions at a center-of-mass energy per nucleon-nucleon pair of 200 GeV at RHIC, including the nuclear modification factors for $D^0$, $D^{\pm}$, electrons from $B$ and $D$ hadron decays, and non-prompt $J/\psi$ and $D^0$. We also present results on elliptic and triangular anisotropic flows for $D^0$ as well as the production ratios of $D^{\pm}_s/D^0$ and $\Lambda_c/D^0$. These results are compared to various theroretical predictions, providing us valuable information on the properties of the quark-gluon plasma.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.320.0030
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