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Particles and Fields
Eur. Phys. J. C 2, 691-695
DOI 10.1007/s100529800726

Implementation of Bose-Einstein interference effects in Monte Carlo generators

K. Fialkowski, R. Wit

Institute of Physics, Jagellonian University, PL-30-059 Kraków, ul.Reymonta 4, Poland (e-mail: uffialko@thrisc.if.uj.edu.pl)

Received: 12 June 1997 / Published online: 20 February 1998

Abstract
An efficient method of calculating weights implementing the Bose-Einstein interference effects is presented. The usefulness of the method is demonstrated for the events generated by the JETSET/PYTHIA code to describe the UA1 proton-antiproton data at 630 GeV. A good description of data is achieved with a reasonable value of the Gaussian width of a two-particle weight factor, which is the only free parameter in our calculations.


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