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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000049462

Differential Cross-Section Measurement of Top-Quark-Pair Events as a Function of the Number of Jets with the CMS Detector

Descroix, Alexis Lucas

Abstract:
The differential cross section of top-quark-pair events is measured as a function of the number of jets in data recorded in 2012 by the CMS experiment. The proton-proton collision events analysed in this thesis were delivered by the LHC at a center-of-mass energy of 8 TeV. This measurement provides a test of the standard model and comparisons with predictions from simulation tools at leading-order and next-to-leading order of the perturbation theory are performed.


Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Experimentelle Kernphysik (IEKP)
Publikationstyp Hochschulschrift
Jahr 2015
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator URN: urn:nbn:de:swb:90-494623
KITopen ID: 1000049462
Verlag Karlsruhe
Abschlussart Dissertation
Fakultät Fakultät für Physik (PHYSIK)
Institut Institut für Experimentelle Kernphysik (IEKP)
Prüfungsdaten 03.07.2015
Referent/Betreuer Prof. U. Husemann
Schlagworte Top-Quark, CMS, LHC, Jets, QCD
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