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Title: Quark Hadron Duality - Recent Jefferson Lab Results

The duality between the partonic and hadronic descriptions of electron--nucleon scattering is a remarkable feature of nuclear interactions. When averaged over appropriate energy intervals the cross section at low energy which is dominated by nucleon resonances resembles the smooth behavior expected from perturbative QCD. Recent Jefferson Lab results indicate that quark-hadron duality is present in a variety of observables, not just the proton F2 structure function. An overview of recent results, especially local quark-hadron duality on the neutron, are presented here.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. James Madison Univ., Harrisonburg, VA (United States); Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (TJNAF), Newport News, VA (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1332097
Report Number(s):
JLAB-PHY-15-2163; DOE/OR/23177-3994; arXiv:1509.07795
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-06OR23177
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: CIPANP 2015, Vail, CO, May 19-24, 2015
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
Language:
English