EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 137, 2017XIIth Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum
|Number of page(s)||20|
|Published online||22 March 2017|
Novel applications of Lattice QCD: Parton Distributions, proton charge radius and neutron electric dipole moment
1 Department of Physics, University of Cyprus, P.O. Box 20537, CY-1678 Nicosia, Cyprus
2 Computation-based Science and Technology Research Center, The Cyprus Institute, 20, K. Kavafi Str., 2121 Nicosia, Cyprus
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Published online: 22 March 2017
We briefly discuss the current status of lattice QCD simulations and review selective results on nucleon observables focusing on recent developments in the lattice QCD evaluation of the nucleon form factors and radii, parton distribution functions and their moments, and the neutron electric dipole moment. Nucleon charges and moments of parton distribution functions are presented using simulations generated at physical values of the quark masses, while exploratory studies are performed for the parton distribution functions and the neutron electric dipole moment at heavier than physical value of the pion mass.
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