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Exclusive physics at the LHC with SuperChic 2.

Harland-Lang, L. A. and Khoze, V. A. and Ryskin, M. G. (2016) 'Exclusive physics at the LHC with SuperChic 2.', European physical journal C., 76 (1). p. 3832.

Abstract

We present a range of physics results for central exclusive production processes at the LHC, using the new SuperChic 2 Monte Carlo event generator. This includes significant theoretical improvements and updates, most importantly a fully differential treatment of the soft survival factor, as well as a greater number of generated processes. We provide an overview of the latest theoretical framework, and consider in detail a selection of final states, namely exclusive 2 and 3 jets, photoproduced vector mesons, two-photon initiated muon and W boson pairs and heavy χc,b quarkonia.

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Status:Peer-reviewed
Publisher Web site:https://doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-015-3832-8
Publisher statement:© The Author(s) 2016. This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. Funded by SCOAP3.
Date accepted:03 December 2015
Date deposited:18 April 2019
Date of first online publication:06 January 2016
Date first made open access:No date available

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