Analysis Strategy

  • Boris LemmerEmail author
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Many ways to measure the spin correlation in \(t\bar{t}\) events exist. They access different components of the \(t\bar{t}\) spin matrix \(\widehat{C}\), explained in Sect. .


Spin Correlation Down-type Quarks Fake Lepton Background Pseudo Data Spin Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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