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Measurement of the Top Quark Mass from the \(\rho _{s}\) Distribution of \({\mathrm{t}\bar{\mathrm{t}}\!}+\)jet Events

  • Simon SpannagelEmail author
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Abstract

The measurement presented in this chapter determines the top quark mass from the differential \(\rho _{s}\) distribution of observed \({\mathrm{t}\bar{\mathrm{t}}\!}+\)jet events, and thus provides an alternative method to the standard mass measurements discussed in Sect. 10.4.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)GenevaSwitzerland

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