Back-to-back jets in quantum chromodynamics: Comparison with experiment

John C. Collins, Davison E. Soper

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Theory and experiment are compared for the energy-energy correlation function in the reaction e++e-→A+B+X, with hadrons A and B nearly back to back. This correlation function is sensitive to the transverse-momentum transfers incurred in quark decay.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)655-658
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number10
StatePublished - Jan 1 1982

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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