Parton distribution effects in the direct photon production at hadron collisions




NLO Computation, QCD Phenomenology, High Energy Physics


Parton distribution functions are crucial to understand the internal kinematics of hadrons. There are currently a large number of distribution functions on the market, and thanks to today's technology, performing computational analysis of the differential cross-sections has become more accessible. Despite technological advances, accurately accessing to the internal structure of hadrons remains a difficult task from a theoretical point of view. In this work, we analyze the impact on the differential cross-sections when updating the sets of parton distribution and fragmentation functions, for the production of one hadron plus a direct photon at the energy scale of RHIC and LHC experiments.


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Rentería Estrada DF, Hernández-Pinto R, Sborlini G. Parton distribution effects in the direct photon production at hadron collisions. Supl. Rev. Mex. Fis. [Internet]. 2022 Mar. 31 [cited 2023 Nov. 30];3(2):020712 1-5. Available from: