Hadronic equipartition of quark and glue momenta

  • Srivastava Y
  • Widom A
  • 2


    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 0


    Citations of this article.


If the ``glue'' which binds quarks within hadrons takes the form of strings, then a virial theorem may be derived which shows how the total hadron four momentum splits up into a quark contribution plus a glue contribution. The hadrons made up of light quarks exhibit an equipartion of four momentum into equal parts quarks and glue. The agreement with the experimental ``parton'' distribution four momentum sum rule is quite satisfactory as is the string fragmentation model.

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Get full text


  • Y. N. Srivastava

  • A. Widom

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free