Measurement of the decoherence function with the MACRO detector at Gran Sasso
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A measurement of the underground muon decoherence function has been performed using the multiple muon events collected by the MACRO detector at the Gran Sasso National Laboratory. A detector-independent analysis is presented for different zenith regions and rock depths; this allows direct comparison with any model of hadronic interactions. The measured decoherence function is compared with the predictions of a Monte Carlo simulation based on data taken by recent collider experiments. © 1992 The American Physical Society.
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Ahlen, S., Ambrosio, M., Antolini, R., Auriemma, G., Baldini, A., Barbarino, G. C., ... Worstell, W.