We find that coherent multiple scatterings of the partonic fluctuations of the virtual photon with the nucleons inside the nucleus result in the large nuclear shadowing effect for parton distributions in nuclei. We predict the gluon shadowing effect at small cursive Greek chi and for Q2 ≥ 3GeV2.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Nuclear Physics A|
|State||Published - Aug 10 1998|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics