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ATLAS Reconstruction and Performance

  • Steven SchrammEmail author
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Abstract

When conducting an analysis, the first step is to define the topology that will be considered. This selection typically requires the presence or absence of certain objects, where an object is either a physical particle (electrons, muons, taus, photons), a representation of an underlying physical process (jets and b-jets), or the contribution of invisible processes creating an imbalance in the event (\(\mathrm {E}_{\mathrm {T}}^{\mathrm {miss}}\)). As such, detector quantities such as cells, tracks, and clusters must be translated into objects, which can then be properly calibrated and used in analyses.

Keywords

Transverse Energy Detector Track Electromagnetic Calorimeter Muon Track Muon Spectrometer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Section de PhysiqueUniversity of GenevaGenevaSwitzerland

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