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SLAC-PUB-16963
FERMILAB-PUB-17-122-T
MCNET-17-05
arXiv:1705.00742
Phys.Rev. D96 (2017) 074017

by: Höche, Stefan (SLAC) et al.

Abstract:
A framework to include triple collinear splitting functions into parton showers is presented, and the implementation of flavor-changing next-to-leading-order (NLO) splitting kernels is discussed as a first application. The correspondence between the Monte Carlo integration and the analytic computation of NLO DGLAP evolution kernels is made explicit for both timelike and spacelike parton evolution. Numerical simulation results are obtained with two independent implementations of the new algorithm, using the two independent event generation frameworks PYTHIA and SHERPA.
Link: 
http://inspirehep.net/record/1597573
Publ date: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 05:17