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Date Created 2011-04-29
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Modern physics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Particle Physics - Experiment
Abstract We report on a measurement of the cross section of inclusive forward jets in proton-proton collisions at $\sqrt{s}$~=~7~TeV, with 3.14~pb$^{-1}$ integrated luminosity. Jets are reconstructed with the anti-$k_{T}$ algorithm (size $R =$~0.5) in the Hadronic Forward calorimeters at pseudorapidities 3.2 $< |\eta| <$ 4.7, in the transverse momentum range $p_T =$~35 -- 150~GeV/c. The measurement is compared to next-to-leading order perturbative Quantum Chromodynamics calculations, to \PYTHIA\ and \HERWIG\ parton shower event generators, as well as to the {\sc cascade} Monte Carlo.
Description Collaboration with: CMS
Learning Resource Type Article
Organization CMS Collaboration