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Physics with Photons Using the ATLAS Run 2 Data

Calibration and Identification, Measurement of the Higgs Boson Mass and Search for Supersymmetry in Di-Photon Final State

  • Stefano Manzoni
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Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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About this book

Introduction

The work presented in this book is based on the proton-proton collision data from the Large Hadron Collider at a centre-of-mass energy of 13 TeV recorded by the ATLAS detector in 2015 and 2016. The research program of the ATLAS experiment includes the precise measurement of the parameters of the Standard Model, and the search for signals of physics beyond the SM. Both these approaches are pursued in this thesis, which presents two different analyses: the measurement of the Higgs boson mass in the di-photon decay channel, and the search for production of supersymmetric particles (gluinos, squarks or winos) in a final state containing two photons and missing transverse momentum. Finally, ATLAS detector performance studies, which are key ingredients for the two analyses outlined before, are also carried out and described. 

Keywords

Higgs Boson Properties Higgs Boson Mass Supersymmetry Search Di-Photon Final State Detector performance studies Run 2 ATLAS data

Authors and affiliations

  • Stefano Manzoni
    • 1
  1. 1.Nikhef—National Institute for Subatomic Physics (NL)AmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-24370-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-24369-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-24370-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2190-5053
  • Series Online ISSN 2190-5061
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