publication . Other literature type . Preprint . Article . 2005

Transverse-momentum-ordered showers and interleaved multiple interactions

T. Sjöstrand; P. Z. Skands;
  • Published: 01 Feb 2005
  • Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
We propose a sophisticated framework for high-energy hadronic collisions, wherein different QCD physics processes are interleaved in a common sequence of falling transverse-momentum values. Thereby phase-space competition is introduced between multiple parton-parton interactions and initial-state radiation. As a first step we develop new transverse-momentum-ordered showers for initial- and final-state radiation, which should be of use also beyond the scope of the current article. These showers are then applied in the context of multiple interactions, and a few tests of the new model are presented. The article concludes with an outlook on further aspects, such as...
arXiv: High Energy Physics::ExperimentNuclear Experiment
free text keywords: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology, Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous), Engineering (miscellaneous), Particle physics, Physics, Hadron, Transverse momentum, Quantum chromodynamics, Parton, Quantum field theory, Elementary particle, Field theory (psychology), Phase space
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