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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@article{Sirunyan:2018:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.081801,
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 Ero, J and Flechl, M and Friedl, M and Frhwirth, R and Ghete, VM and Grossmann, J and Hrubec, J and Jeitler, M and Konig, A and Krammer, N and Kratschmer, I and Liko, D and Madlener, T and Mikulec, I and Pree, E and Rad, N and Rohringer, H and Schieck, J and Schofbeck, R and Spanring, M and Spitzbart, D 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 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 Moortgat, S and Moreels, L and Python, Q and Skovpen, K and Tavernier, S and Van, Doninck W and Van, Mulders P and Van, Parijs I and Beghin},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.081801},
journal = {PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS},
title = {Observation of Electroweak Production of Same-Sign W Boson Pairs in the Two Jet and Two Same-Sign Lepton Final State in Proton-Proton Collisions at root s=13 TeV},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.081801},
volume = {120},
year = {2018}
}

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TY  - JOUR
AB - The first observation of electroweak production of same-sign W boson pairs in proton-proton collisions is reported. The data sample corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 35.9    fb−1 collected at a center-of-mass energy of 13 TeV with the CMS detector at the LHC. Events are selected by requiring exactly two leptons (electrons or muons) of the same charge, moderate missing transverse momentum, and two jets with a large rapidity separation and a large dijet mass. The observed significance of the signal is 5.5 standard deviations, where a significance of 5.7 standard deviations is expected based on the standard model. The ratio of measured event yields to that expected from the standard model at leading order is 0.90±0.22. A cross section measurement in a fiducial region is reported. Bounds are given on the structure of quartic vector boson interactions in the framework of dimension-8 effective field theory operators and on the production of doubly charged Higgs bosons.
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 - Ero,J
AU - Flechl,M
AU - Friedl,M
AU - Frhwirth,R
AU - Ghete,VM
AU - Grossmann,J
AU - Hrubec,J
AU - Jeitler,M
AU - Konig,A
AU - Krammer,N
AU - Kratschmer,I
AU - Liko,D
AU - Madlener,T
AU - Mikulec,I
AU - Pree,E
AU - Rad,N
AU - Rohringer,H
AU - Schieck,J
AU - Schofbeck,R
AU - Spanring,M
AU - Spitzbart,D
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 - 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 - 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 - Karapostoli,G
AU - Lenzi,T
AU - Luetic,J
AU - Maerschalk,T
AU - Marinov,A
AU - Randle-conde,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 - Beliy,N
AU - Alda,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,PG
AU - Novaes,SF
AU - Padula,SS
AU - Romero,A
DO - 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.081801
PY - 2018///
SN - 0031-9007
TI - Observation of Electroweak Production of Same-Sign W Boson Pairs in the Two Jet and Two Same-Sign Lepton Final State in Proton-Proton Collisions at root s=13 TeV
T2 - PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.081801
UR - http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000425738500002&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=1ba7043ffcc86c417c072aa74d649202
UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/57584
VL - 120
ER -