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Author Cerci, Salim ♦ D'Enterria, David
Source CERN Document Server
Content type Text
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Date Created 2011-06-15
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Modern physics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Particle Physics - Experiment ♦ Detectors and Experimental Techniques ♦ PHYSICS
Abstract Forward (di)jet measurements are a useful tool to constrain the Parton Distribution Functions (PDFs) at low values of parton momentum fraction x, and to study the possible onset of BFKL or gluon saturation QCD evolutions in the proton. We present studies of jet reconstruction capabilities in the CMS Hadron Forward (HF) calorimeter (3<|eta|<5). The expected sensitivity of the inclusive forward jet p_T spectrum to the proton PDF, as well as the azimuthal decorrelation of Mueller-Navelet jets with a large rapidity separation are presented for p-p collisions at sqrt{s} = 14 TeV.
Description Presented at: AIP Conf. Proc. 1105 (2009) 28-32 International Workshop on Diffraction in High-Energy Physics, La Londe-les-Maures, France, 09 - 14 Sep 2008, pp.28-32
Collaboration with: for the CMS
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2008-01-01
Rights License Preprint: (License: CC-BY-4.0)
Page Count 6