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Radiative Corrections

Results and Perspectives

  • N. Dombey
  • F. Boudjema

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 233)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction to Radiative Corrections

  3. Z0 — Physics

  4. Working Group A: Renormalization Schemes

  5. Working Group B: Implementation of Radiative Corrections

    1. J. E. Campagne, R. Zitoun
      Pages 271-287
    2. Giovanni Bonvicini
      Pages 311-323
    3. M. Martinez, R. Miquel, C. Mana
      Pages 341-364
    4. C. Mana, M. Martinez, R. Miquel
      Pages 371-392
    5. Stanislaw Jadach, Zbigniew Wąs
      Pages 393-406
    6. Ronald Kleiss
      Pages 407-413
  6. Working Group C: Interplay of QCD and Electroweak Radiative Corrections

  7. Higher Energies, New Physics and Radiative Corrections

  8. Summary of Workshop

    1. A. Sirlin
      Pages 571-576
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 577-578

About this book

Introduction

The Workshop on Radiative Corrections: Results and Perspectives was held at the University of Sussex in fine weather between July 9 and 14 1989. The Workshop was weIl timed: the day after its concluding session the first beam at LEP was circulated. The Original aims of the Workshop were twofold: first to review the existing theoretical work on electroweak radiative corrections in the light of the initial experiments at SLC and LEP, and to attempt to obtain a consensus on the best means of carrying out the calculations of the various processes. This aim became Working Group A on Renormalisation Schemes tor Electroweak Radiative Corrections. The second aim was to review the experimental implementation of radiative corrections and this became Working Group B. Here the problem was to obtain a consensus on the use of Monte Carlo event generators. At the time (March 1987) when Friedrich Dydak wrote to one of us (ND) to suggest a Workshop on the subject of electroweak radiative corrections to take place just before experiments at LEP were to begin, the main theoretical problem was that there was no agreement among theorists on the use of a specific renormalization scheme. Similarly, it was already becoming clear that it was going to be very difficult to compare the experimental results of different groups because they would use different event generators and experimental cuts of their data.

Keywords

electron hadron quantum chromodynamics quantum electrodynamics quark radiation scattering standard model weak interaction

Editors and affiliations

  • N. Dombey
    • 1
  • F. Boudjema
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SussexBrightonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4684-9054-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-9056-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-9054-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0258-1221
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