Tomography of nuclear matter: Comparing Drell-Yan with deep inelastic scattering data

ECT and INFN, G.C. di Trento, Strada delle Tabarelle, 286 38050 Villazzano Trento, Italy
Nuclear Physics A (Impact Factor: 1.53). 01/2003; DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9474(02)01537-3
Source: arXiv

ABSTRACT We set tight constraints on the energy loss of hard quarks in nuclear matter from NA3 Drell-Yan measurements. Our estimate then allows for the description of HERMES preliminary deep inelastic scattering data on hadron production.

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