Convolution and Unfolding

  • Luca Lista
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 941)


This section will discuss two related problems: how to take into account realistic detector response, like resolution, efficiency, and background, into a probability model, and how to remove those experimental effects from an observed distribution, in order to recover the original distribution. This second problem is known as unfolding.


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  • Luca Lista
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  1. 1.INFN Sezione di NapoliNapoliItaly

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