26-30 July 2021
Europe/Berlin timezone

Vector boson associated with heavy-flavor jets in CMS

26 Jul 2021, 11:30


Parallel session talk Top and Electroweak Physics T07: Top and Electroweak Physics


Sergio Sanchez Navas


The associated production of vector bosons and jets originating from heavy-flavour (c or b) quarks is a large background source in measurements of other standard model processes, Higgs boson studies, and many searches for physics beyond the standard model. The study of events with a vector boson accompanied by heavy-flavour jets is crucial to refine the theoretical calculations in perturbative QCD, as well as to validate associated Monte Carlo predictions. Differential cross sections are measured as a function of several kinematic observables with the CMS detector.

Email arnd.meyer@cern.ch
Collaboration / Activity CMS
First author CMS

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