Experimental Results

  • David Hall
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Chapters  4 7 describe the details of the \(H \rightarrow WW\)analysis: the selection of signal events and the rejection of backgrounds, and how each process is modelled. By comparing the expected and observed events passing the selection criteria, with a careful treatment of statistical and systematic uncertainties, it is possible to make statistically meaningful statements about the \(H \rightarrow WW\)process, based upon the Run I dataset.


Higgs Boson Systematic Uncertainty Theoretical Uncertainty Nuisance Parameter Trigger Efficiency 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Denys Wilkinson BuildingUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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