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2014-10-01
09:53
Optimizing the photon selection of the CMS Single-Photon search for Supersymmetry using multivariate analyses / Lange, Johannes (Aachen, Tech. Hochsch.) ; Feld, Lutz Werner (dir.) (Aachen, Tech. Hochsch.)
The purpose of this thesis is to improve the photon selection of the CMS SinglePhoton search for Supersymmetry by using multivariate analyses.The Single-Photon search aims to find Supersymmetry (SUSY) in data taken by theCompact Muon Solenoid (CMS) detector at the Large Hadron Collider located atthe research center CERN. SUSY is an extension of the standard model of particlephysics. [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-134; CMS-TS-2014-027.- 2014 - 39 p. Fulltext: TS2014_027 - PDF; TS2014_027_2 - PDF;

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2014-09-11
18:48
Search For The Higgs Boson Decaying Into $\tau$-Leptons In The Di-Electron Channel / Salfeld-Nebgen, Jakob
The first dedicated search for Higgs bosons decaying into tau pairs with two electrons and 4 neutrinos in the final state is presented [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-111 - 186 p.

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2014-09-09
11:20
Differential Cross Sections for Top-Quark-Pair Production in the e/$\mu$+Jets Final State at $\sqrt{s} = 8$ TeV in CMS / Goerner, Martin (Hamburg U.) ; Schleper, Peter (dir.) (Hamburg U.)
The large number of top quarks produced in proton-proton (pp) collisions at the LargeHadron Collider facilitates precision measurements of top-quark properties that are crucialfor testing the consistency of the Standard Model (SM) of particle physics. In particular,differential measurements of the top-quark pair (tt) production cross section are essentialfor comparison with state-of-the-art predictions of Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD)within the SM and for searches for new physics phenomena beyond it. [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-110; CMS-TS-2014-026.- 2014 - 351 p. Fulltext: TS2014_026 - PDF; TS2014_026_2 - PDF;

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2014-09-09
11:20
Measurement of Top-Quark Mass and Inclusive Top-Quark-Pair Production Cross Section in pp Collisions at $\sqrt{s} = 7/8$ TeV with CMS / Schlieckau, Eike Steffen (Hamburg U.) ; Schleper, Peter (dir.) (Hamburg U.)
One of the most intriguing particles in the Standard Model is the top quark, theheaviest fundamental particle known to date. In this thesis, the mass of the top quarkand the production cross section for top-quark pairs are measured from events with atop-quark pair decaying only into hadrons. [...]
CMS-TS-2014-025; CERN-THESIS-2014-109.- 2014 - 109 p. Fulltext: TS2014_025 - PDF; TS2014_025_2 - PDF;

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2014-09-09
11:20
Search for new heavy quarks with the CMS detector at the Large Hadron Collider / Van Onsem, Gerrit Patrick (Vrije U., Brussels) ; Jorgen D (dir.)
CERN-THESIS-2014-108; CMS-TS-2014-024.- 2014 - 220 p. Fulltext: TS2014_024_2 - PDF; TS2014_024 - PDF;

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2014-09-09
11:19
Observation of a Higgs Boson in the H to zz to 4L decay channel and using Z to 4L decays as a calibration tool in studies of the Higgs boson properties / Snowball, Matthew Alexander (Florida U.) ; Korytov, Andrei (dir.) (Florida U.) ; Avery, Paul Ralph (dir.) (Florida U.)
A search for the Higgs boson in the decay channel H to ZZ to 4 leptons is performed using data from proton-proton collisions corresponding to and integrated luminosity of 5.1 inverse femtobarns at a center-of-mass energy of 7 TeV and 19.7 inverse femtobarns at a center-of-mass energy of 8 TeV data. A new boson is observed as a narrow resonance with a local significance of 6.8 standard deviations, a measured mass of 125.6 0.4(stat.) 0.2(syst.) GeV, and a total width less than or equal to 3.4 GeV at a 95% confidence level [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-107; CMS-TS-2014-023.- 2014 - 261 p. Fulltext: TS2014_023_2 - PDF; TS2014_023 - PDF;

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2014-08-19
14:35
Search for New Physical Phenomena via Displaced Muon Signatures with the CMS Detector at the LHC / Solmaz, Melih (Purdue U.) ; Shipsey, Ian Peter (dir.) (Purdue U.)
Solmaz, Melih M.S., Purdue University, August 2014. Search for New Physical Phenomena via Displaced Muon Signatures with the CMS Detector at the LHC. [...]
CMS-TS-2014-022; CERN-THESIS-2014-098.- 2014 - 125 p. Fulltext: TS2014_022_2 - PDF; TS2014_022 - PDF;

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2014-08-19
14:35
Measurement of the associated production of a Z boson and b quarks in proton-proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 8 TeV with the CMS experiment at LHC / Candelise, Vieri (INFN, Trieste ; Trieste U.) ; Della Ricca, Giuseppe (dir.) (INFN, Trieste ; Trieste U.) ; Cossutti, Fabio (dir.) (INFN, Trieste)
CERN-THESIS-2013-329; CMS-TS-2014-021.- 2013 - 157 p. Fulltext: TS2014_021 - PDF; TS2014_021_2 - PDF;

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2014-08-12
15:30
Search for the standard model Higgs boson produced in association with a Z boson with the CMS detector at the LHC / Bortignon, Pierluigi
A search for the Standard Model Higgs boson produced in association with a Z boson and decaying into bottom quark pairs at the LHC with the CMS detector is presented [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-095 ETH/21744. - 178 p.

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2014-07-31
22:27
Search for the Higgs Boson Produced via Vector-Boson Fusion in the Decay Channel H $\to \tau \tau$ / Berger, Joram
An important channel in the search for the Higgs boson at the LHC is the decay into pairs of $\tau$-leptons [...]
CERN-THESIS-2014-092 IEKP-KA/2014-10. - 185 p.

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