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Introduction and Theoretical Background

  • Mika Vesterinen
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Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

This thesis documents two analyses performed with the large sample of dielectron and dimuon events collected by the D0 detector at the Fermilab Tevatron. The first analysis takes a novel approach to the long studied Drell-Yan transverse momentum distribution, which probes higher order effects in Quantum chromodynamics.

Keywords

Higgs Boson Gauge Group Quantum Chromodynamics Standard Model Particle Weak Isospin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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