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Accession Number DE2012-1053808
Title Structure of Jets at Hadron Colliders.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 129p
Personal Author A. J. Larkoski
Abstract Particle physics seeks to understand the interactions and properties of the fundamental particles. To gain understanding, there is an interplay between theory and experiment. Models are proposed to explain how particles behave and interact. These models make precise predictions that can be tested. Experiments are built and executed to measure the properties of these particles, providing necessary tests for the theories that attempt to explain the realm of fundamental particles. However, there is also another level of interaction between theory and experiment; the development of new experiments demands the study of how particles will behave with respect to the measured observables toward the goal of understanding the details and idiosyncrasies of the measurements very well. Only once these are well-modeled and understood can one be condent that the data that are measured is trustworthy.
Keywords Elementary particles
Energy measurement
Jet model
Linear colliders

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 46 - Physics
77E - Nuclear Instrumentation
Corporate Author Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, CA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number DE-AC02-76SF00515

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