Jefferson Lab > Physics
Privacy and Security Notice

Physics Events: Seminars


Subject: TMD physics at COMPASS: present and future
Speaker:    Franco Bradamante
University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 p.m..
Place: CEBAF Center Auditorium
Abstract:The COMPASS Experiment is a fixed-target spectrometer taking data since 15 years at the CERN SPS. After a brief mention of the rich and diversified physics measurements which have already been performed or are being planned, the talk will focus on the variety of physics results which have been obtained in the domain of the recently introduced transverse momentum dependent (TMD) parton distribution functions by semi-inclusive deeply inelastic scattering (SIDIS) of 160 GeV muons off transversely polarized proton and deuteron targets. In a complementary approach, the first ever Drell-Yan measurement on a transversely polarized proton target was the objective of the 2015 run, to address the fundamental issue of the change of sign of the Sivers function when measured in the Drell-Yan process as compared to that measured in SIDIS.

Archives

2017 Archives
2016 Archives
2015 Archives
2014 Archives
2013 Archives
2012 Archives
2011 Archives
2010 Archives
2009 Archives
2008 Archives
2007 Archives
2006 Archives
2005 Archives
2004 Archives
2003 Archives
2000-2002 Archives

Seminars Mailing List

If you would like to receive email announcements about upcoming seminars, subscribe to the mailing list by visiting http://mailman.jlab.org/mailman/listinfo/Jlab-seminars