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Small Dimensionless Parameter to Characterize Multiple-Pomeranchon Phenomena

Abarbanel, H. D. I. and Chew, G. F. and Goldberger, M. L. and Saunders, L. M. (1971) Small Dimensionless Parameter to Characterize Multiple-Pomeranchon Phenomena. Physical Review Letters, 26 (15). pp. 937-940. ISSN 0031-9007. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:ABAprl71a.pdf

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Abstract

We identify a small dimensionless parameter ηP associated with the triple Pomeranchon vertex, which governs both the rate of high-mass diffractive dissociation processes and the fine structure in the J-place spectrum near J=1. Theoretical arguments are given that ηP≾1-αP(0), and a possible experiment to measure ηP is discussed. A formula for ηP, based on a multiperipheral model, shows that in such models this parameter does not vanish, and a connection of ηP with a perturbation formalism for the Pomeranchon propagator is suggested.


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Additional Information:© 1971 The American Physical Society. Received 1 March 1971. We thank C.-I Tan for discussions of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-Brown results. Also one of us (G.F.C.) is happy to acknowledge fruitful discussions with C. DeTar, A. Mueller, and D.R. Snider during the development of the ideas considered here. [H.D.I Abarbanel was an] Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow.
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