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Forward change distributions associated with hadronically produced J/psi particles

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Title: Forward change distributions associated with hadronically produced J/psi particles
Author(s): Budd, Howard Scott
Doctoral Committee Chair(s): Koester, L. J.
Department / Program: Physics
Discipline: Physics
Degree: Ph.D.
Genre: Dissertation
Subject(s): forward charge flow J/psi particles Drell-Yan model hadrons
Abstract: We have measured the forward charge as a function of xF of the psi for events produced by 225 Gev/c Tr-Be interactions. The forward charge is the average difference between the number of positive hadrons and negative hadrons produced in the forward hemisphere. The standard Drell-Yan model predicts that the forward charge should become less negative as the xF of the J/psi increases. The measured forward charge becomes more negative as the X, of the J/psi increases although it is consistent with being flat as a function of xF. Hence, the data is not consistent with any Drell-Yan type model which assumes the forward charge is not strongly dependent on the hadronic energy left over after the J/psi is formed.
Issue Date: 1983
Genre: Dissertation / Thesis
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/25353
Rights Information: 1983 Howard Scott Budd
Date Available in IDEALS: 2011-06-08
Identifier in Online Catalog: 699459
 

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