Spin correlations in Monte Carlo event generators

John C. Collins

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Monte Carlo event generators incorporate perturbative QCD as a sequential decay process. A method is proposed for incorporating the complete quantum-mechanical effect of spin correlations. These correlations are normally ignored since the event generators treat the decays as completely independent.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)794-804
Number of pages11
JournalNuclear Physics, Section B
Issue numberC
StatePublished - 1988

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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