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How many partons can you crash at once?

  1. Nov 12, 2015 #1


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    In principle, an infinite number.
  4. Nov 13, 2015 #3


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    I'm not even sure if that number is well-defined without requiring some minimal momentum transfer. Every time I saw discussions of double parton interactions the processes had some threshold (like J/Psi production, or particles above some minimal pT).
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