Within the impulse approximation, we derive expressions for the amplitude of deeply virtual Compton scattering on spinless nuclei in terms of the generalized parton distributions of the nucleon. As an application, nuclear effects in the beam-charge and single-spin asymmetries are discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2003|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics