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.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Physical Review D|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)