EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 172, 2018XLVII International Symposium on Multiparticle Dynamics (ISMD 2017)
|Number of page(s)||10|
|Section||Forward Physics and difraction|
|Published online||26 January 2018|
Photoproduction of Upsilon states in ultraperipheral collisions at the LHC
High Energy Physics Phenomenology Group, GFPAE IF-UFRGS Caixa Postal 15051, CEP 91501-970, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
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Published online: 26 January 2018
The exclusive photoproduction of upsilon states is investigated in the context of ultra-peripheral collisions at the LHC energies. Predictions are presented for their production in proton-proton, proton-nucleus and nucleus-nucleus collisions at the energies available at the LHC run 2. The theoretical framework considered in the analysis is the light-cone color dipole formalism, which includes consistently parton saturation effects and nuclear shadowing corrections. For PbPb collisions we consider both the coherent and incoherent contributions.
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