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Vector boson scattering at the LHC: A study of the WW -> WW channels with the Warsaw cut

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Author(s):
Fabbrichesi, M. [1] ; Pinamonti, M. [2, 3] ; Tonero, A. [4] ; Urbano, A. [2, 1]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Ist Nazl Fis Nucl, Sez Trieste, I-34127 Trieste - Italy
[2] SISSA, I-34136 Trieste - Italy
[3] Ist Nazl Fis Nucl, Sez Trieste, Grp Collegato Udine, I-34127 Trieste - Italy
[4] ICTP SAIFR, BR-01140070 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 4
Document type: Journal article
Source: Physical Review D; v. 93, n. 1 JAN 8 2016.
Web of Science Citations: 11
Abstract

We study W boson scattering in the same- and opposite-sign channels under the assumption that no resonances are present in the collider processes pp -> l(+/-)nu(l)l(+/-)nu(l)jj and pp -> l(+/-)nu(l)l(-/+)nu(l)jj, respectively. Basic selection cuts together with a restriction on the combination of the final lepton and jet momenta (the Warsaw cut) make it possible to argue that at the LHC a luminosity of 100 fb(-1) and a center-of-mass energy of root s = 13 TeV will allow us to constrain the leading effective Lagrangian coefficients at the permil level. We also discuss limits on the other coefficients of the effective Lagrangian as well as stronger constraints provided by higher energy and luminosity. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/11973-4 - ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research: a regional center for theoretical physics
Grantee:Nathan Jacob Berkovits
Support type: Research Projects - Thematic Grants