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Matching NLO QCD computations with PYTHIA using MC@NLO. (English) Zbl 1272.81198
Summary: We present the matching between a next-to-leading order computation in QCD and the PYTHIA parton shower Monte Carlo, according to the MC@NLO formalism. We study the case of initial-state radiation, and consider in particular single vector boson hadroproduction.

MSC:
81V05 Strong interaction, including quantum chromodynamics
65C05 Monte Carlo methods
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