Measurement of the forward-backward asymmetry of electron and muon pair-production in pp collisions at √s = 7 TeV with the ATLAS detector

Article English OPEN
Aad, G.; Abbott, B.; Abdallah, J.; Abdel Khalek, S.; Abdinov, O.; Aben, R.; Abi, B.; 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.; Agatonovic-Jovin, T.; Aguilar-Saavedra, J. A.; Agustoni, M.; Ahlen, S. P.; Ahmadov, F.; Aielli, G.; Akerstedt, H.; Åkesson, T. P. A.; Akimoto, G.; Akimov, A. V.; Alberghi, G. L.; ... view all 2,882 authors
(2015)
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Subject:
    arxiv: High Energy Physics::Experiment

This paper presents measurements from the ATLAS experiment of the forwardbackward\ud asymmetry in the reaction pp → Z/γ∗ → l\ud +l\ud −, with l being electrons or muons,\ud and the extraction of the effective weak mixing angle. The results are based on the full\ud set o... View more
  • References (2)

    [1] J.C. Collins and D.E. Soper, Angular distribution of dileptons in high-energy hadron proton-proton collisions at the LHC, Phys. Rev. D 84 (2011) 112002 [arXiv:1110.2682] at √s = 7 TeV, Phys. Lett. B 718 (2013) 752 [arXiv:1207.3973] [INSPIRE]. [7] CMS collaboration, Forward-backward asymmetry of Drell-Yan lepton pairs in pp collisions [8] ATLAS collaboration, The ATLAS experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider, 2008 [9] L. Evans and P. Bryant, LHC machine, 2008 JINST 3 S08001 [INSPIRE]. [10] ATLAS collaboration, The ATLAS simulation infrastructure, Eur. Phys. J. C 70 (2010) 823 [11] GEANT4 collaboration, S. Agostinelli et al., GEANT4: a simulation toolkit, Nucl. Instrum.

    [25] J. Pumplin, D.R. Stump, J. Huston, H.L. Lai, P.M. Nadolsky and W.K. Tung, New the 2010 LHC proton-proton collision data, Eur. Phys. J. C 72 (2012) 1909 J. Adelman177, S. Adomeit99, T. Adye130, T. Agatonovic-Jovin13a, Y. Abulaiti147a,147b, B.S. Acharya165a,165b,a, L. Adamczyk38a, D.L. Adams25, G. Aad84, B. Abbott112, J. Abdallah152, S. Abdel Khalek116, O. Abdinov11, R. Aben106, B. Abi113, M. Abolins89, O.S. AbouZeid159, H. Abramowicz154, H. Abreu153, R. Abreu30, J.A. Aguilar-Saavedra125a,125f, M. Agustoni17, S.P. Ahlen22, F. Ahmadov64,b, G. Aielli134a,134b, H. Akerstedt147a,147b, T.P.A. A˚kesson80, G. Akimoto156, A.V. Akimov95, G.L. Alberghi20a,20b, J. Albert170, S. Albrand55, M.J. Alconada Verzini70, M. Aleksa30, I.N. Aleksandrov64, C. Alexa26a, G. Alexander154, G. Alexandre49, T. Alexopoulos10, M. Franchini20a,20b, S. Franchino30, D. Francis30, M. Franklin57, S. Franz61,

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark