Common Aspects in Searches for New Physics in \(t\bar{t}\) Final States with Additional Heavy-Flavor Jets

  • Javier Montejo BerlingenEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


This chapter describes the commonalities in event preselection, background modeling and treatment of systematic uncertainties for the different analyses in the \(t\bar{t}+\mathrm {HF}\) final state. A very precise modeling of the \(t\bar{t}\)+jets and \(t\bar{t}+b\bar{b}\) backgrounds is crucial for the analyses and will be discussed in detail. Finally, the quality of the modeling that is achieved is illustrated with a comparison to ATLAS data.


Systematic Uncertainty Parton Shower Multiple Parton Interaction Multijet Background Multijet Event 
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  1. 1.Instituto de Física de Altas EnergíasUniversitat Autónoma de BarcelonaBellaterra, BarcelonaSpain

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