Imperial College London

Professor Sir Tejinder Singh Virdee FRS

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Physics
 
 
 
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506Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Publications

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@article{Sirunyan:2018:10.1007/JHEP03(2018)160,
author = {Sirunyan, AM and Tumasyan, A and Adam, W and Ambrogi, F and Asilar, E and Bergauer, T and Brandstetter, J and Brondolin, E and Dragicevic, M and Eroe, J and Flechl, M and Friedl, M and Fruehwirthl, R and Ghete, VM and Grossmann, J and Hrubec, J and Jeitlerl, M and Koenig, A and Krammer, N and Kraetschmer, I and Liko, D and Madlener, T and Mikulec, I and Pree, E and Rad, N and Rohringer, H and Schieckl, J and Schoefbeck, R and Spanring, M and Spitzbart, D and Waltenberger, W and Wittmann, J and Wulzi, 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 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 and Van, Doninck W and Van, Mulders P },
doi = {10.1007/JHEP03(2018)160},
journal = {JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS},
title = {Combined search for electroweak production of charginos and neutralinos in proton-proton collisions at root s=13 TeV},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/JHEP03(2018)160},
volume = {2018},
year = {2018}
}

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TY  - JOUR
AB - A statistical combination of several searches for the electroweak production of charginos and neutralinos is presented. All searches use proton-proton collision data at s√=13 TeV, recorded with the CMS detector at the LHC in 2016 and corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 35.9 fb−1. In addition to the combination of previous searches, a targeted analysis requiring three or more charged leptons (electrons or muons) is presented, focusing on the challenging scenario in which the difference in mass between the two least massive neutralinos is approximately equal to the mass of the Z boson. The results are interpreted in simplified models of chargino-neutralino or neutralino pair production. For chargino-neutralino production, in the case when the lightest neutralino is massless, the combination yields an observed (expected) limit at the 95% confidence level on the chargino mass of up to 650 (570) GeV, improving upon the individual analysis limits by up to 40 GeV. If the mass difference between the two least massive neutralinos is approximately equal to the mass of the Z boson in the chargino-neutralino model, the targeted search requiring three or more leptons obtains observed and expected exclusion limits of around 225 GeV on the second neutralino mass and 125 GeV on the lightest neutralino mass, improving the observed limit by about 60 GeV in both masses compared to the previous CMS result. In the neutralino pair production model, the combined observed (expected) exclusion limit on the neutralino mass extends up to 650–750 (550–750) GeV, depending on the branching fraction assumed. This extends the observed exclusion achieved in the individual analyses by up to 200 GeV. The combined result additionally excludes some intermediate gaps in the mass coverage of the individual analyses.
AU - Sirunyan,AM
AU - Tumasyan,A
AU - Adam,W
AU - Ambrogi,F
AU - Asilar,E
AU - Bergauer,T
AU - Brandstetter,J
AU - Brondolin,E
AU - Dragicevic,M
AU - Eroe,J
AU - Flechl,M
AU - Friedl,M
AU - Fruehwirthl,R
AU - Ghete,VM
AU - Grossmann,J
AU - Hrubec,J
AU - Jeitlerl,M
AU - Koenig,A
AU - Krammer,N
AU - Kraetschmer,I
AU - Liko,D
AU - Madlener,T
AU - Mikulec,I
AU - Pree,E
AU - Rad,N
AU - Rohringer,H
AU - Schieckl,J
AU - Schoefbeck,R
AU - Spanring,M
AU - Spitzbart,D
AU - Waltenberger,W
AU - Wittmann,J
AU - Wulzi,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 - 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 - 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 - Lenzi,T
AU - Luetic,J
AU - Maerschalk,T
AU - Marinov,A
AU - Seva,T
AU - Starling,E
AU - Velde,CV
AU - Vanlaer,P
AU - Vannerom,D
AU - Yonamine,R
AU - Zenoni,F
AU - Zhang,F
AU - Cimmino,A
AU - Cornelis,T
AU - Dobur,D
AU - Fagot,A
AU - Gul,M
AU - Khvastunov,I
AU - Poyraz,D
AU - Roskas,C
AU - Salva,S
AU - Tytgat,M
AU - Verbeke,W
AU - Zaganidis,N
AU - Bakhshiansohi,H
AU - Bondu,O
AU - Brochet,S
AU - Bruno,G
AU - Caputo,C
AU - Caudron,A
AU - David,P
AU - De,Visscher S
AU - Delaere,C
AU - Delcourt,M
AU - Francois,B
AU - Giammanco,A
AU - Komm,M
AU - Krintiras,G
AU - Lemaitre,V
AU - Magitteri,A
AU - Mertens,A
AU - Musich,M
AU - Piotrzkowski,K
AU - Quertenmont,L
AU - Saggio,A
AU - Marono,MV
AU - Wertz,S
AU - Zobec,J
AU - Aida,Junior WL
AU - Alves,FL
AU - Alves,GA
AU - Brito,L
AU - Correa,Martins Junior M
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 - Fonseca,De Souza S
AU - Huertas,Guativa LM
AU - Malbouisson,H
AU - Melo,De Almeida M
AU - Mora,Herrera C
AU - Mundim,L
AU - Nogima,H
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 - Fernandez,Perez Tomei TR
AU - Gregores,EM
AU - Mercadante,PC
AU - Novaes,SF
AU - Padula,SS
AU - Romero,Abad D
AU - Ruiz,Varg
DO - 10.1007/JHEP03(2018)160
PY - 2018///
SN - 1029-8479
TI - Combined search for electroweak production of charginos and neutralinos in proton-proton collisions at root s=13 TeV
T2 - JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/JHEP03(2018)160
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UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/58918
VL - 2018
ER -