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Inclusive production of soft pions


Amplitudes for inclusive production of pions at zero four-momentum ine +e , hadron-hadron, and lepton-hadron collisions are computed using traditional soft pion techniques. However, the extrapolation to physical momenta appears to be problematical. Tests involving difference cross sections at relatively low energies are suggested.

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Work support in part by the U.S. Department of Energy under Contract No. DE-AC03-81-ER40050

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Politzer, H.D., Shatz, M.P. Inclusive production of soft pions. Z. Phys. C - Particles and Fields 19, 129–132 (1983).

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  • Field Theory
  • Elementary Particle
  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Particle Acceleration
  • Inclusive Production