A new method to distinguish hadronically decaying boosted Z bosons from W bosons using the ATLAS detector

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Atlas, C.; Aad, G.; Abbott, B.; Abdallah, J.; Abdinov, O.; Aben, R.; Abolins, M.; AbouZeid, O.S.; Abramowicz, H.; Abreu, H.; Abreu, R.; Abulaiti, Y.; Acharya, B.S.; Adamczyk, L.; Adams, D.L.; Adelman, J.; Adomeit, S.; Adye, T.; Affolder, A.A.; Agatonovic-Jovin, T.; Agricola, J.; Aguilar-Saavedra, J.A.; Ahlen, S.P.; Ahmadov, F.; Aielli, G.; Akerstedt, H.; Åkesson, T.P.A.; Akimov, A.V.; Alberghi, G.L.; Albert, J.; ... view all 86 authors
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    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Quantum Gases | High Energy Physics::Phenomenology | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | High Energy Physics::Experiment

The distribution of particles inside hadronic jets produced in the decay of boosted W and Z bosons can be used to discriminate such jets from the continuum background. Given that a jet has been identified as likely resulting from the hadronic decay of a boosted W or Z b... View more
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