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Inclusive hadron and photon production at the LHC in dipole momentum space

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Author(s):
Basso, E. A. F. [1] ; Gay Ducati, M. B. [1] ; de Oliveira, E. G. [2, 3]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Fed Rio Grande do Sul, Inst Fis, BR-91501970 Porto Alegre, RS - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Fis, BR-05314970 Sao Paulo - Brazil
[3] Univ Durham, Inst Particle Phys Phenomenol, Durham DH1 3LE - England
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Physical Review D; v. 87, n. 7 APR 23 2013.
Web of Science Citations: 6
Abstract

Using a momentum space model for the dipole scattering amplitude we present an analysis of the saturation effects at LHC energies, describing the data on proton-proton and proton-lead collisions. The model is based on the asymptotic solutions of the Balitsky-Kovchegov equation, being ideal in the saturation domain where the target wave function has a high occupation number. We also make predictions for the nuclear modification ratios on charged hadron and prompt photon production in the forward region, where the high parton density effects are important. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.87.074023 (AU)

FAPESP's process: 12/05469-4 - Timely phenomenological studies relevant to the LHC
Grantee:Emmanuel Gräve de Oliveira
Support type: Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Post-doctor