Search for resonant WZ production in the WZ -> lvl ' l ' channel in root(s)=7 TeV pp collisions with the ATLAS detector
Number of Authors: 3056
2012 (English)In: Physical Review D, ISSN 1550-7998, Vol. 85, no 11, 112012- p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
A generic search is presented for a heavy particle decaying to WZ -> lvl'l' (l, l' = e, mu) final states. The data were recorded by the ATLAS detector in root s = 7 TeV pp collisions at the Large Hadron Collider and correspond to an integrated luminosity of 1.02 fb(-1). The transverse mass distribution of the selected WZ candidates is found to be consistent with the standard model expectation. Upper limits on the production cross section times branching ratio are derived using two benchmark models predicting a heavy particle decaying to a WZ pair.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
American Physical Society , 2012. Vol. 85, no 11, 112012- p.
ROOT-S=7 TEV, TECHNICOLOR, NEUTRINO, LHC
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-99315DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.85.112012ISI: 000305606200002ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84909638491OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-99315DiVA: diva2:541912
Author count: 3056.QC 201207262012-07-262012-07-26Bibliographically approved