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What is w cut particle physics?

  1. May 9, 2013 #1
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  3. May 9, 2013 #2
    And where I could find those parameters?
  4. May 10, 2013 #3


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    Gluons have col=2, quarks have col=1, all other particles have col=0. Which quantum number do you expect?
    "Anti" is for particles/antiparticles.

    As w-cut is 10 times width, I think that is a restriction on the width (decay width?) to simplify calculations.
  5. May 10, 2013 #4

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    Have you looked at the Pythia manual?
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