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Volume 294 - The 3rd International Symposium on “Quest for the Origin of Particles and the Universe" (KMI2017) - Poster Presentations
Zero degree neutron energy spectra in $\sqrt{s}=13$TeV proton-proton collisions at LHC
M. Ueno* on behalf of the LHCf Collaboration
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: 2017 November 22
Published on: 2017 November 24
Abstract
The Large Hadron Collider forward (LHCf) experiment is designed to verify the hadronic interaction models used in cosmic-ray physics. We measured forward particle spectra with √s = 13 TeV proton-proton collisions at LHC in 2015. In this paper, we report the neutron energy spectra for LHC √s = 13 TeV proton-proton collisions in pseudorapidity η > 10.76 region. We also obtained xF spectra which is made by normalized energy spectra with half of collision energy √s / 2. The spectrum was compared with the one by √s = 7 TeV proton-proton collisions and we confirmed that they are consistent in error size. This result support the existence of collision energy dependence on the forward neutron energy spectra in high energies.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.294.0062
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