Sep 9 – 11, 2020
Durham University
Europe/London timezone

Diffractive Cross-Sections in Herwig

Sep 10, 2020, 9:00 AM
20m

Speaker

Patrick Kirchgaesser

Description

We implement a model for diffractive cross-section in Herwig.
We combine this model with a two-channel eikonal model including enhanced
pomeron contributions and compare the result to cross section measurements
at 7 TeV and 8 TeV. We further discuss an analytical expression which relates
unresolved cross sections (pomeron exchanges) to resolved cross sections (soft, hard, diffractive).

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