Our People

Aurore Marie Pascale Nicole Courtoy
Research Associate
Affiliation: Theoretical Physics

Building : Marcos Moshinsky, 220
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Research Lines

  • Hadronic Physics

Knowledge Fields

  • High Energies

Knowledge Areas

  • Electroweak Physics and Hadronic Physics


  • Programa de Apoyo a Proyectos de Investigación e Innovación Tecnológica, 2022-2024, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Dirección General de Asuntos del Personal Académico,
  • Programa de Apoyo a Proyectos de Investigación e Innovación Tecnológica,, 2019-2021, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Dirección General de Asuntos del Personal Académico,
  • Ciencia de Frontera–2019, Fondos FORDECYT-PRONACES, “Propiedades fundamentales de los nucleones a través de las Funciones de Distribución de Partones a twist superior: el caso escalar”, 2020-2023, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología,
  • Programa de Apoyo a Proyectos de Investigación e Innovación Tecnológica, 2018-2019, Dirección General de Asuntos del Personal Académico,

Selected Articles

  • Courtoy, A; Nadolsky, P, Testing momentum dependence of the nonperturbative hadron structure in a global QCD analysis, PHYSICAL REVIEW D, January 2021; 103(5.0), -, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.103.054029, Link
  • Benel J; Courtoy A; Ferro Hernandez R, A constrained fit of the valence transversity distributions from dihadron production, European Physical Journal C, May 2020; 80((5)), DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-020-8039-y, Link
  • Aurore Courtoy, Stefan Baeßler, Martín González-Alonso , Simonetta Liuti, Beyond-Standard-Model Tensor Interaction and Hadron Phenomenology, Physical Review Letters, October 2015; 115(162001), Link
  • A. Courtoy, S. Liuti, Extraction of αsαs from deep inelastic scattering at large x, Physics Letters B, October 2013; 726(1-3), 320-325, Link
  • Alessandro Bacchetta, Aurore Courtoy, Marco Radici , First glances at the transversity parton distribution through dihadron fragmentation functions, Physical Review Letters, June 2011; 107(012001), Link

Latest Articles

  • Courtoy, A; Huston, J; Nadolsky, P; et al., Parton distributions need representative sampling, PHYSICAL REVIEW D, February 2023; 107(3.0), -, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.107.034008,
  • Aurore Courtoy, Angel S. Miramontes, Harut Avakian, Marco Mirazita, Silvia Pisano, Extraction of the higher-twist parton distribution e(x) from CLAS data, PHYSICAL REVIEW D, December 2022, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.106.014027,
  • S. Amoroso et al, editores: P. Nadolsky and M. Ubiali, Snowmass 2021 whitepaper: Proton structure at the precision frontier, ARXIV, December 2022,
  • V.D. Burkert et al (149 autores), Precision Studies of QCD in the Low Energy Domain of the EIC, ARXIV, November 2022; 2211.15746, Link
  • R. Abdul Khalek et al (415 autores), Science Requirements and Detector Concepts for the Electron-Ion Collider : EIC Yellow Report, Nuclear Physics A, October 2022; 1026(122447), DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysa.2022.122447, Link

Former Students

  • Daniel Maximiliano Ponce Chávez, Parametrization of parton distribution functions with Fantômas., 2022-11-11, Licenciatura
  • Salvador Calderón Acosta, Dinámica de quarks y gluones en modelos no-perturbativos a través de una distribución de partones subdominante , 2022-05-11, Licenciatura
  • Jorge Guillermo Benel Mogrovejo, Ajuste restringido de la función de distribución de partones de la transversidad, 2022-01-28, Licenciatura

Technical Reports

  • Di-hadron Beam-Spin Asymmetry in SIDIS electro-production, M. Mirazita, H. Avakian, A. Courtoy, Propuesto, , , , June 2020
  • Dihadron Electroproduction in DIS with Transversely Polarized 3He Target at 11 and 8.8 GeV A Proposal to Jefferson Lab (PAC 42), H. Gao, J.-P. Chen, Z. Xiao, A. Courtoy, A. W. Thomas, J. Zhang, Aceptado, E12-10-006A, , , May 2014
  • Higher-twist collinear structure of the nucleon through di-hadron SIDIS on unpolarized hydrogen and deuterium. A 12 GeV Research Proposal to Jefferson Lab (PAC 42), S. Pisano, A. Courtoy, Aceptado, E12-06-112B / E12-09-008B:, , , May 2014
  • Measurement of transversity with dihadron production in SIDIS with transversely polarized target. A 12 GeV Research Proposal to Jefferson Lab (PAC 39), H. Avakian, S. Anefalos Pereira, A. Courtoy, M. Radici, L. Pappalardo, K. Griffioen, Aceptado, PR-12-12-009, , , January 2012