Event Selection and Reconstruction

  • Boris LemmerEmail author
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With the \(\ell +\text {jets}\) channel as the \(t\bar{t}\) final state under study, advantages and challenges come along. Every event provides the necessary information for full reconstruction of all the objects of interest. The dilepton channel suffers from the ambiguity of two undetected neutrinos, making it hard to reconstruct both of them correctly. In contrast, using assumptions such as the masses of the top quark and the W boson, the whole \(t\bar{t}\) event can be reconstructed in the \(\ell +\text {jets}\) channel.


Reconstructed Object Reconstruction Efficiency Spin Analyser Transfer Function Parameter Veto Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.II. Physikalisches InstitutGeorg-August-Universität GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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