## Interactions of High Energy Particles with Nuclei |

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Work on

Work on

**vector meson**production on nuclei or 31 ( 51 ) coherent diffractive production ( compare refs . [ S3 , S4 , S5 ] ) ' is a good example of the role of nuclear targets . One observed also excitations of specific nuclear levels by ... Page 9

Let us consider a vector particle ( hence a very relevant kind of particle to our further analysis ) . Example 2. Scattering of a charged

Let us consider a vector particle ( hence a very relevant kind of particle to our further analysis ) . Example 2. Scattering of a charged

**vector meson**in a static field ( we shall quote the results , for more details see refs . Page 38

Our description also contains , as a special case , the so - called

Our description also contains , as a special case , the so - called

**vector meson**dominance models which are employed to describe interactions with hadronic targets at high energy , a process which will be discussed later . Page 41

Example 3 : Photoprocesses and

Example 3 : Photoprocesses and

**vector meson**dominance : It is now a well established fact that , at high energy , photons exhibit shadowing . The total photo cross sections for complex nuclei vary approximately as A0.9 in the few GeV ... Page 42

Since we know strongly interacting

Since we know strongly interacting

**vector mesons**with the same quantum numbers as the photon , the simplest possible assumption one can make is to accept that the o , n ) states are dominated by a**vector meson**( or mesons ) .### What people are saying - Write a review

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