Il Nuovo Cimento A (1965-1970)

, Volume 107, Issue 1, pp 75-83

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On exploiting the single-lepton event structure for the top search

  • M. CobalAffiliated withUniversità di PisaINFN, Sezione di Pisa
  • , H. GrassmannAffiliated withSuperconducting Super Collider Laboratory
  • , S. LeoneAffiliated withUniversità di PisaINFN, Sezione di Pisa

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We discuss whether the event structure can be useful for the top search in the single-lepton channel at the Tevatron, where the main obstacle is a considerable background from QCD W+multijet production. We restrict our discussion to the case of a standard-model top of heavy mass,M top>100 GeV.

PACS 12.90

Miscellaneous theoretical ideas and models