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dc.contributor.authorFletcher, Gregory
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-29T15:02:24Z
dc.date.available2015-07-29T15:02:24Z
dc.date.copyrightThe copyright of this thesis rests with the author and no quotation from it or information derived from it may be published without the prior written consent of the author
dc.date.issued2015-01-07
dc.identifier.citationFletcher, G. 2015. A Measurement of W+jets Z+jets with the ATLAS Detector. Queen Mary University of Londonen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/8047
dc.descriptionPhDen_US
dc.description.abstractA study is presented on the production of vector boson (W and Z0) events in association with recoiling hadronic activity in the form of hadronic jets, using proton-proton collisions at the LHC. The dataset was taken by the ATLAS detector during the 2011 data-taking run, at a centre of mass energy p s = 7 TeV, and corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 4.6 fb􀀀1. A measurement of the cross-section ratio of W+jets Z+jets events is de ned, reducing the large systematic uncertainties inherent in the experimental measurement of such events. Inclusive and di erential cross-sections are presented for W+jets Z+jets , as a function of a range of kinematic variables, and are compared to state-of- the-art theoretical predictions.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherQueen Mary University of Londonen_US
dc.subjectLarge Hadron Collideren_US
dc.subjectvector bosonsen_US
dc.subjecthadronic jetsen_US
dc.titleA Measurement of W+jets Z+jets with the ATLAS Detectoren_US
dc.typeThesisen_US


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