Monte Carlo Simulation of General Hard Processes with QCD Coherence

  • G. Marchesini
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 44)


In this talk I review some recent progress, obtained in collaboration with Bryan Webber, in the simulation of QCD lard process. In particular I shall concentrate on HERWIG, a QCD Monte Carlo program we have recently constructed[1] for the simulation of general lard processes. The most important new feature of IIERWIG is that the interference of QCD radiation is fully included to leading order. Thus HERWIG correctly describes the coherence of the soft radiation emitted both from incoming and outgoing quarks and gluons.


Heavy Quark Transverse Energy Soft Gluon Colour Singlet Massless Case 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Marchesini
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversità di ParmaItaly
  2. 2.INFNGruppo Collegato di ParmaItaly

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