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Author Schmieden, K.
Source CERN Document Server
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Date Created 2012-08-28
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Modern physics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword EWEAK ♦ Detectors and Experimental Techniques ♦ QCD
Abstract The production cross sections of the inclusive processes $W o l u$ and $Z/gamma o ll (l = e, mu)$ are measured in proton-proton collisions at $sqrt{s} = 7$ TeV with the ATLAS detector. The cross sections are evaluated integrated over a fiducial kinematic range and differentially as a function of the W decay lepton pseudorapidity and the Z boson rapidity. The integrated and the differential $W^{pm}$ and $Z/gamma$ cross sections are compared with perturbative QCD calculations, based on a number of different parton distribution sets available at NNLO.
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2012-01-01
Rights License Preprint: (License: CC-BY-4.0)
Organization The ATLAS collaboration
Page Count 3