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The European Physical Journal A

The European Physical Journal A

Hadrons and Nuclei

Editors-in-Chief: N. Alamanos; T.S. Biró; Th. Duguet

ISSN: 1434-6001 (print version)
ISSN: 1434-601X (electronic version)

Journal no. 10050

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Experimental Physics

N. Alamanos
DRF/IRFU/DIR, CEA Paris-Saclay
F-91191 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France
E-mail: nicolas.alamanos@cea.fr 

Theoretical Physics I: Nuclear Physics 

T. Duguet
CEA/IRFU/SPhN, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France
KU Leuven, Instituut voor Kern- en Stralingsfysica, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
Department of Physics and Astronomy, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823, USA
E-mail: thomas.duguet@cea.fr 

Theoretical Physics II: Hadron Physics and Quark Matter

T.S. Bíró
Hungarian Academy of Science Wigner Research Centre for Physics
H-1525 Budapest, Hungary
E-mail: tsbiro@mail.kfki.hu

Managing Editor: Reviews (Experiment)

N. Alamanos
Institut de Recherche sur les lois Fondamentales de l'Univers
Direction des Sciences de la Matière
Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique
F-91191 Gif sur Yvette Cedex
E-mail: nicolas.alamanos@cea.fr

Managing Editor: Reviews (Theory)

U.-G. Meißner
Universität Bonn
Helmholtz-Institut für Strahlen- und Kernphysik
53115 Bonn, Germany
Forschungszentrum Jülich
Institut für Kernphysik
52428 Jülich, Germany
E-mail: epja@itkp.uni-bonn.de

Experimental Physics

R.K. Bhandari
IUAC Inter-University Accelerator Centre
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
Near Vasant Kunj
New Delhi, 110067
E-mail: bhandari@iuac.res.in

K. Blaum
Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik
Saupfercheckweg 1
69117 Heidelberg, Germany 
E-mail: klaus.blaum@mpi-hd.mpg.de

C. Broggini
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare
via Marzolo 8
35131 Padova
E-mail: broggini@pd.infn.it

A.F. Di Pietro
INFN, Laboratori Nazionali del Sud
Via S. Sofia, 62
95125 Catania CT, Italy
E-mail: dipietro@lns.infn.it

A. Gade
National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
and Department of Physics and Astronomy
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-1321
E-mail: gade@nscl.msu.edu

M. Guidal
Institut de Physique Nucleaire
Bat 100 - M052
91406 ORSAY Cedex
E-mail: guidal@ipno.in2p3.fr

A. Jokinen
Department of Physics
University of Jyväskylä
FI-40014 Jyväskylä
E-mail: ari.jokinen@jyu.fi 

N. Kalantar-Nayestanaki
University of Groningen
Zernikelaan 25
9747 AA  Groningen
E-mail: nasser@kvi.nl

Tohru Motobayashi
RIKEN, Nishina Center
2-1 Hirosawa
Wako, Saitama 351-0198
E-mail: motobaya@riken.jp

D. Pierroutsakou
INFN, Sezione di Napoli
Complesso Universitario di MSA, Ed. 6
Via Cintia
I-80125 Napoli
E-mail: pierroutsakou@na.infn.it

P. Rossi
Jefferson Lab
12000 Jefferson Avenue
Suite 5
Newport News, VA 23606
E-mail: rossi@jlab.org

P. Salabura
M. Smoluchowski Institute of Physics
Jagiellonian University
30-059 Reymonta 4
E-mail: piotr.salabura@uj.edu.pl

H. Ströher
Forschungszentrum Juelich
52425 Juelich
E-mail: h.stroeher@fz-juelich.de

C.A. Ur
Nuclear Physics, IFIN-HH
Str. Reactorului nr. 30
077125 Magurele, Romania
E-mail: calin.ur@eli-np.ro

P. Woods
School of Physics and Astronomy
The University of Edinburgh
James Clerk Maxwell Building
Mayfield Road
Edinburgh  EH9 3JZ
E-mail: pjw@ph.ed.ac.uk 

Theoretical Physics

R. Alkofer
University Graz
Universitätsplatz 5 
A-8010 Graz
E-mail: Reinhard.Alkofer@uni-graz.at

B. Ananthanarayan
Centre for High Energy Physics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560 012
E-mail: anant@cts.iisc.ernet.in

M. Anselmino
Dipartimento di Fisica Teorica
Via P. Giuria 1
10125 Torino, Italy
E-mail: mauro.anselmino@to.infn.it

D. Blaschke
Group of Elementary Particle Theory
Institute for Theoretical Physics
University of Wroclaw
pl. M. Borna 9
50-204 Wroclaw
E-mail: blaschke@ift.uni.wroc.pl

P. Capel
Physique Nucléaire et Physique Quantique (CP 229)
Université Libre de Bruxelles
50 avenue F.D. Roosevelt
B-1050 Brussels
E-mail: pierre.capel@ulb.ac.be

M. A. Caprio
Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame
225 Nieuwland Science Hall 
Notre Dame, IN 46556-5670, USA 
E-mail: mcaprio@nd.edu

F. Gulminelli
Laboratoire de Physique Corpusculaire
6 Bd du Maréchal Juin
14050 Caen Cédex
E-mail: gulminelli@lpccaen.in2p3.fr

S. Hands
Department of Physics
Swansea University
Singleton Park
Swansea, SA2 8PP
E-mail: s.hands@swansea.ac.uk

A. Peshier
Department of Physics
University of Cape Town
7700 Rondebosch
South Africa
E-mail: a.peshier@gmail.com 

K. J. Peters
GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH
Planckstraße 1
64291 Darmstadt
E-mail: k.peters@gsi.de

V. Somà
CEA Paris-Saclay
F-91191 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France
E-mail: Vittorio.soma@cea.fr

L. Tolos
Instituto de Ciencias del Espacio
Campus UAB 
Carrer de Can Magrans, s/n
08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès
E-mail: tolos@ice.csic.es 

G. Torrieri
Departamento de Raios Cosmicos e Cronologia
Instituto de Fisica Gleb Wataghin Av. Sergio Barque de Holanda, 777
Cidade Universitria Zeferino Vaz Baro Geraldo CEP 13083-859 
Campinas SP, Brazil
E-mail: torrieri@ifi.unicamp.br

Xin-Nian Wang
Institute of Particle Physics
Central China Normal University 
Wuhan 430079
Nuclear Science Division, MS70R0319
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, CA 94720
E-mail: xnwang@lbl.gov 

H. Wittig
Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Institut für Kernphysik
55099 Mainz
E-mail: wittig@kph.uni-mainz.de

Shi-Lin Zhu
Department of Physics 
Peking University 
Beijing 100871
E-mail: zhusl@pku.edu.cn

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