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Europhys. Lett.
Volume 70, Number 1, April 2005
Page(s) 77 - 80
Section The physics of elementary particles and fields
Published online 09 March 2005
Europhys. Lett., 70 (1), pp. 77-80 (2005)
DOI: 10.1209/epl/i2004-10466-0

Shielding a confining potential

G. Calucci

Dipartimento di Fisica Teorica dell'Università di Trieste and INFN, Sezione di Trieste - I-34014 Trieste, Italy

received 1 December 2004; accepted in final form 7 February 2005
published online 9 March 2005

A typical signal of the formation of a plasma is the shielding of the mutual potential. A phenomenological shieding of a confining potential is here presented as a very simplified model of some possible features of a QCD plasma.

12.38.Mh - Quark-gluon plasma.
12.39.Pn - Potential models.

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