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Title: Hadron scattering and resonances in QCD

I describe how hadron-hadron scattering amplitudes are related to the eigenstates of QCD in a finite cubic volume. The discrete spectrum of such eigenstates can be determined from correlation functions computed using lattice QCD, and the corresponding scattering amplitudes extracted. I review results from the Hadron Spectrum Collaboration who have used these finite volume methods to study pi pi elastic scattering, including the rho resonance, as well as coupled-channel pi K, eta K scattering. Ongoing calculations are advertised and the outlook for finite volume approaches is presented.
  1. Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA (United States)
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JLAB-THY-16-2288; DOE/OR/23177-3863; DE-SC0006765
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Journal Name: AIP Conf. Proc.; Journal Volume: 1735; Conference: Hadron2015, 13-18 September 2015, Newport News, VA
Research Org:
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Nuclear Physics (NP) (SC-26)
Country of Publication:
United States