Parton model predictions for two-particle correlations in e+e- annihilation

T. F. Walsh, P. Zerwas

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Abstract

The parton model predicts a jet structure for e+e- annihilation into hadrons. This is obscured at low energies by the presence of finite transverse momentum effects. We suggest studying e++e- → h1+h2+X, where at least one hadron is near the kinematical boundary; this defines a jet axis. Numerous predictions for correlations among mesons follow from Feynman's parton fragmentation suggestion. We also give sum rules which check for the quantum numbers of the partons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)494-508
Number of pages15
JournalNuclear Physics, Section B
Volume77
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 11 1974

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