Heavy-quark QCD exotica

Richard Lebed, Ryan E. Mitchell, Eric S. Swanson

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This review presents an overview of the remarkable progress in the field of heavy-quark exotic hadrons over the past 15 years. It seeks to be pedagogical rather than exhaustive, summarizing both the progress and specific results of experimental discoveries, and the variety of theoretical approaches designed to explain these new states.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-194
Number of pages52
JournalProgress in Particle and Nuclear Physics
StatePublished - Mar 1 2017



  • Exotic hadrons
  • Heavy quarks
  • QCD

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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