## Phenomenological study on correlation between flow harmonics and mean transverse momentum in nuclear collisions

Chunjian Zhang, Jiangyong Jia, Shengli Huang

SciPost Phys. Proc. 10, 009 (2022) · published 10 August 2022

- doi: 10.21468/SciPostPhysProc.10.009
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50th International Symposium on Multiparticle Dynamics

### Abstract

To assess the properties of the quark-gluon plasma formed in nuclear collisions, the Pearson correlation coefficient between flow harmonics and mean transverse momentum, $\rho\left(v_{n}^{2},\left[p_{\mathrm{T}}\right]\right)$, reflecting the overlapped geometry of colliding atomic nuclei, is measured. $\rho\left(v_{2}^{2},\left[p_{\mathrm{T}}\right]\right)$ was found to be particularly sensitive to the quadrupole deformation of the nuclei. We study the influence of the nuclear quadrupole deformation on $\rho\left(v_{n}^{2},\left[p_{\mathrm{T}}\right]\right)$ in $\rm{Au+Au}$ and $\rm{U+U}$ collisions at RHIC energy using $\rm{AMPT}$ transport model, and show that the $\rho\left(v_{2}^{2},\left[p_{\mathrm{T}}\right]\right)$ is reduced by the prolate deformation $\beta_2$ and turns to change sign in ultra-central collisions (UCC).

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^{1}Chunjian Zhang, -
^{1}^{2}Jiangyong Jia, -
^{1}Shengli Huang