skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: A-dependence of weak nuclear structure functions

Abstract

Effect of nuclear medium on the weak structure functions F{sub 2}{sup A}(x, Q{sup 2}) and F{sub 3}{sup A}(x, Q{sup 2}) have been studied using charged current (anti)neutrino deep inelastic scattering on various nuclear targets. Relativistic nuclear spectral function which incorporate Fermi motion, binding and nucleon correlations are used for the calculations. We also consider the pion and rho meson cloud contributions calculated from a microscopic model for meson-nucleus self-energies. Using these structure functions, F{sub i}{sup A}/F{sub i}{sup proton} and F{sub i}{sup A}/F{sub i}{sup deuteron}(i=2,3, A={sup 12}C, {sup 16}O, CH and H{sub 2}O) are obtained.

Authors:
;  [1];  [2]
  1. Department of Physics, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh-202 002 (India)
  2. Dipartimento di Fisica, Universitá degli studi di Trento Via Sommarive 14, Povo (Trento) I-38123 (Italy)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22391834
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
AIP Conference Proceedings
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 1663; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: NuINT12: 8. International Workshop on Neutrino-Nucleus Internactions in the Few-GeV Region, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), 22-27 Oct 2012; Other Information: (c) 2015 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA); Journal ID: ISSN 0094-243X
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; CARBON 12; CARBON 12 TARGET; CHARGED CURRENTS; CORRELATIONS; DEEP INELASTIC SCATTERING; FOUR MOMENTUM TRANSFER; NEUTRINO DETECTION; NEUTRINO REACTIONS; NEUTRINOS; NUCLEAR STRUCTURE; NUCLEONS; OXYGEN 16; OXYGEN 16 TARGET; PARTICLE KINEMATICS; PIONS; RELATIVISTIC RANGE; RHO-770 MESONS; SPECTRAL FUNCTIONS; STRUCTURE FUNCTIONS

Citation Formats

Haider, H., Athar, M. Sajjad, and Simo, I. Ruiz. A-dependence of weak nuclear structure functions. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4919512.
Haider, H., Athar, M. Sajjad, & Simo, I. Ruiz. A-dependence of weak nuclear structure functions. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4919512.
Haider, H., Athar, M. Sajjad, and Simo, I. Ruiz. Fri . "A-dependence of weak nuclear structure functions". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4919512.
@article{osti_22391834,
title = {A-dependence of weak nuclear structure functions},
author = {Haider, H. and Athar, M. Sajjad and Simo, I. Ruiz},
abstractNote = {Effect of nuclear medium on the weak structure functions F{sub 2}{sup A}(x, Q{sup 2}) and F{sub 3}{sup A}(x, Q{sup 2}) have been studied using charged current (anti)neutrino deep inelastic scattering on various nuclear targets. Relativistic nuclear spectral function which incorporate Fermi motion, binding and nucleon correlations are used for the calculations. We also consider the pion and rho meson cloud contributions calculated from a microscopic model for meson-nucleus self-energies. Using these structure functions, F{sub i}{sup A}/F{sub i}{sup proton} and F{sub i}{sup A}/F{sub i}{sup deuteron}(i=2,3, A={sup 12}C, {sup 16}O, CH and H{sub 2}O) are obtained.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4919512},
journal = {AIP Conference Proceedings},
issn = {0094-243X},
number = 1,
volume = 1663,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {5}
}