Extracting the kaon Collins function from e+e- hadron pair production data

M. Anselmino, M. Boglione, U. D'Alesio, J. O.Gonzalez Hernandez, S. Melis, F. Murgia, A. Prokudin

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Abstract

The latest data released by the BABAR Collaboration on azimuthal correlations measured for pion-kaon and kaon-kaon pairs produced in e+e- annihilations allow, for the first time, a direct extraction of the kaon Collins functions. These functions are then used to compute the kaon Collins asymmetries in semi-inclusive deep inelastic scattering processes, which result in good agreement with the measurements performed by the HERMES and COMPASS collaborations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number034025
JournalPhysical Review D
Volume93
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 16 2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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