Novel Variables for Studying the Drell-Yan Transverse Momentum

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Abstract

In this chapter, various alternative variables are proposed, that are sensitive to the same physics as the \(p^{\ell \ell }_T\) , but are less susceptible to resolution and event selection efficiency. Most of these variables are inspired by the simple fact that particle angles are better measured than particle energies/momenta.

Keywords

Particle Level Experimental Resolution Isolation Efficiency Dilepton Invariant Mass Isolation Requirement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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