Regular Article - Theoretical Physics
Hot spot model of nucleon and double parton scattering
Department of Physics, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
2 Physics Department, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA
Accepted: 4 May 2023
Published online: 17 May 2023
We calculate the rate of double parton scattering (DPS) in proton-proton collisions in the framework of the recently proposed hot spot model of the nucleon structure. The resulting rate, especially for the case of three hot spots, is compared with the current experimental data on DPS at the LHC.
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