Probing gluon and charm densities using W and Z hadroproduction at large pT

C. S. Kim, A. D. Martin, W. J. Stirling

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Abstract

We show that the associated production of a W boson and a charm quark in high-energy pp or pp collisions provides a measure of the gluon distribution (at MWs). Comparison with associated Zc production gives a determination of the ratio of the charm- to the strange-quark density distributions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)952-955
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review D
Volume42
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1990

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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