Introduction to QCD at Colliders

  • Simone Marzani
  • Gregory Soyez
  • Michael Spannowsky
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 958)


Since both jets and their substructure are deeply rooted in Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD), the fundamental theory of strong interactions, we give a brief introduction to QCD in the context of collider experiments. Since QCD is a vast field, we focus here on the introductory aspects which are directly relevant for the purpose of this book.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Simone Marzani
    • 1
  • Gregory Soyez
    • 2
  • Michael Spannowsky
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversità di GenovaGenovaItaly
  2. 2.Institut de Physique TheoriqueCNRS UMR 3681, CEA SaclayGif-sur-Yvette cedexFrance
  3. 3.Department of Physics, Institute for Particle Physics PhenomenologyDurham UniversityDurhamUK

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