Imperial College London

ProfessorGeoffreyHall

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Physics
 
 
 
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Ms Paula Brown +44 (0)20 7594 7823

 
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511ABlackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Publications

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@article{Sirunyan:2020:10.1007/JHEP06(2020)018,
author = {Sirunyan, AM and Tumasyan, A and Adam, W and Ambrogi, F and Asilar, E and Bergauer, T and Brandstetter, J and Dragicevic, M and Eroe, J and Del, Valle AE and Flechl, M and Fruehwirth, R and Ghete, VM and Hrubec, J and Jeitler, M and Krammer, N and Kraetschmer, I and Liko, D and Madlener, T and Mikulec, I and Rad, N and Rohringer, H and Schieck, J and Schoefbeck, R and Spanring, M and Spitzbart, D and Taurok, A and Waltenberger, W and Wittmann, J and Wulz, C-E and Zarucki, M and Chekhovsky, V and Mossolov, V and Gonzalez, JS and De, Wolf EA and Di, Croce D and Janssen, X and Lauwers, J and Pieters, M and Van, De Klundert M and Janssen, X and Lauwers, J and Pieters, M and Van, De Klundert M and Van, Haevermaet H and Van, Mechelen P and Van, Remortel N and Abu, Zeid S and Blekman, F and D'Hondt, J and De, Bruyn I and De, Clercq J and Deroover, K and Flouris, G and Lontkovskyi, D and Lowette, S and Marchesini, I and Moortgat, S and Moreels, L and Python, Q and Skovpen, K and Tavernier, S a},
doi = {10.1007/JHEP06(2020)018},
journal = {The Journal of High Energy Physics},
pages = {1--50},
title = {Determination of the strong coupling constant alpha(S)(m(Z)) from measurements of inclusive W-+/- and Z boson production cross sections in proton-proton collisions at root s=7 and 8 TeV},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/JHEP06(2020)018},
volume = {2020},
year = {2020}
}

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TY  - JOUR
AB - Twelve measurements of inclusive cross sections of W± and Z boson production, performed in proton-proton collisions at centre-of-mass energies of 7 and 8 TeV, are compared with perturbative quantum chromodynamics calculations at next-to-next- to-leading order (NNLO) accuracy obtained with the CT14, HERAPDF2.0, MMHT14, and NNPDF3.0 parton distribution functions (PDFs). Data and theory agree well for all PDF sets, taking into account the experimental and theoretical uncertainties. A novel procedure is employed to extract the strong coupling constant at the Z pole mass from a detailed comparison of all the experimental fiducial cross sections to the corresponding NNLO theoretical predictions, yielding αS(mZ)=0.1163+0.0024−0.0031 (CT14), 0.1072+0.0043−0.0040 (HERAPDF2.0), 0.1186 ± 0.0025 (MMHT14), and 0.1147 ± 0.0023 (NNPDF3.0). Using the results obtained with the CT14 and MMHT14 PDFs, which yield the most robust and stable αS(mZ) extractions, a value αS(mZ)=0.1175+0.0025−0.0028 is determined.
AU - Sirunyan,AM
AU - Tumasyan,A
AU - Adam,W
AU - Ambrogi,F
AU - Asilar,E
AU - Bergauer,T
AU - Brandstetter,J
AU - Dragicevic,M
AU - Eroe,J
AU - Del,Valle AE
AU - Flechl,M
AU - Fruehwirth,R
AU - Ghete,VM
AU - Hrubec,J
AU - Jeitler,M
AU - Krammer,N
AU - Kraetschmer,I
AU - Liko,D
AU - Madlener,T
AU - Mikulec,I
AU - Rad,N
AU - Rohringer,H
AU - Schieck,J
AU - Schoefbeck,R
AU - Spanring,M
AU - Spitzbart,D
AU - Taurok,A
AU - Waltenberger,W
AU - Wittmann,J
AU - Wulz,C-E
AU - Zarucki,M
AU - Chekhovsky,V
AU - Mossolov,V
AU - Gonzalez,JS
AU - De,Wolf EA
AU - Di,Croce D
AU - Janssen,X
AU - Lauwers,J
AU - Pieters,M
AU - Van,De Klundert M
AU - Janssen,X
AU - Lauwers,J
AU - Pieters,M
AU - Van,De Klundert M
AU - Van,Haevermaet H
AU - Van,Mechelen P
AU - Van,Remortel N
AU - Abu,Zeid S
AU - Blekman,F
AU - D'Hondt,J
AU - De,Bruyn I
AU - De,Clercq J
AU - Deroover,K
AU - Flouris,G
AU - Lontkovskyi,D
AU - Lowette,S
AU - Marchesini,I
AU - Moortgat,S
AU - Moreels,L
AU - Python,Q
AU - Skovpen,K
AU - Tavernier,S
AU - Van,Doninck W
AU - Van,Mulders P
AU - Van,Parijs I
AU - Beghin,D
AU - Bilin,B
AU - Brun,H
AU - Clerbaux,B
AU - De,Lentdecker G
AU - Delannoy,H
AU - Dorney,B
AU - Fasanella,G
AU - Favart,L
AU - Goldouzian,R
AU - Grebenyuk,A
AU - Kalsi,AK
AU - Lenzi,T
AU - Luetic,J
AU - Postiau,N
AU - Starling,E
AU - Thomas,L
AU - Vander,Velde C
AU - Vanlaer,P
AU - Vannerom,D
AU - Wang,Q
AU - Cornelis,T
AU - Dobur,D
AU - Fagot,A
AU - Gul,M
AU - Khvastunov,I
AU - Poyraz,D
AU - Roskas,C
AU - Trocino,D
AU - Tytgat,M
AU - Verbeke,W
AU - Vermassen,B
AU - Vit,M
AU - Zaganidis,N
AU - Bakhshiansohi,H
AU - Bondu,O
AU - Brochet,S
AU - Bruno,G
AU - Caputo,C
AU - David,P
AU - Delaere,C
AU - Delcourt,M
AU - Francois,B
AU - Giammanco,A
AU - Krintiras,G
AU - Lemaitre,V
AU - Magitteri,A
AU - Mertens,A
AU - Musich,M
AU - Piotrzkowski,K
AU - Saggio,A
AU - Marono,MV
AU - Wertz,S
AU - Zobec,J
AU - Alves,FL
AU - Alves,GA
AU - Martins,Junior MC
AU - Correia,Silva G
AU - Hensel,C
AU - Moraes,A
AU - Pol,ME
AU - Rebello,Teles P
AU - Belchior,Batista Das Chagas E
AU - Carvalho,W
AU - Chinellato,J
AU - Coelho,E
AU - Da,Costa EM
AU - Da,Silveira GG
AU - De,Jesus Damiao D
AU - De,Oliveira Martins C
AU - Fonseca,De Souza S
AU - Malbouisson,H
AU - Matos,Figueiredo D
AU - Melo,De Almeida M
AU - Mora,Herrera C
AU - Mundim,L
AU - Nogima,H
AU - Prado,Da Silva WL
AU - Sanchez,Rosas LJ
AU - Santoro,A
AU - Sznajder,A
AU - Thiel,M
AU - Tonelli,Manganote EJ
AU - Torres,Da Silva De Araujo F
AU - Vilela,Pereira A
AU - Ahuja,S
AU - Bernardes,CA
AU - Calligaris,L
AU - Fernandez,Perez Tomei TR
AU - Gregores,EM
AU - Mercadante,PG
AU - Novaes,SF
AU - Padula,SS R
DO - 10.1007/JHEP06(2020)018
EP - 50
PY - 2020///
SN - 1029-8479
SP - 1
TI - Determination of the strong coupling constant alpha(S)(m(Z)) from measurements of inclusive W-+/- and Z boson production cross sections in proton-proton collisions at root s=7 and 8 TeV
T2 - The Journal of High Energy Physics
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/JHEP06(2020)018
UR - http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000538247600001&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=1ba7043ffcc86c417c072aa74d649202
UR - https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FJHEP06%282020%29018
UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/80074
VL - 2020
ER -