### Extensive air showers of cosmic rays and scale invariance in hadronic interactions at ultrahigh energiesExtensive air showers of cosmic rays and scale invariance in hadronic interactions at ultrahigh energies

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 Author Kalmykov, N. N. ♦ Khristiansen, G. B. Source United States Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information Content type Text Language English
 Subject Keyword Physics (High Energy)-Particle Interactions & Properties (Theoretical)-Strong (Baryon No. >= 2) ♦ Physics (High Energy)-Particle Interactions & Properties (Theoretical)-Strong (Baryon No. = 1) ♦ Physics (Astrophysics & Cosmology)-Cosmic Radiation ♦ MUONS- EXTENSIVE AIR SHOWERS ♦ ENERGY SPECTRA ♦ INCLUSIVE INTERACTIONS ♦ MULTIPLICITY ♦ PROTON-NUCLEON INTERACTIONS ♦ TEV RANGE PION-NUCLEON INTERACTIONS Abstract It is shown that the experimental data on the number of high-energy muons in EAS do not agree with the assumption that scale invariance is preserved in hadronic interactions in the energy region 10$sup 15$--10$sup 17$ eV. Educational Use Research Learning Resource Type Article Publisher Date 1975-06-01 Publisher Department Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Moscow State University Publisher Place United States Journal JETP Lett. Organization Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Moscow State University