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  • Johnson, Hollie (2019-11-04)
    Northern Pike (Esox lucius) is an economically and ecologically valuable species with a circumpolar distribution across the Northern Hemisphere. Northern Pike have been shown to have low levels of genetic variation despite ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Physical Letters B, 2017)
    The cross-section for the production of two jets in association with a leptonically decaying Z boson (Zjj) is measured in proton-proton collisions at a centre-of-mass energy of 13 TeV, using data recorded with the ATLAS ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Physics Letters B, 2017)
    Searches for new phenomena in high-mass diphoton final states with the ATLAS experiment at the LHC are presented. The analysis is based on pp collision data corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 36.7 fb(-1) at a ...
  • Aad, G.; Albert, Justin; David, Claire; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Pearce, James D.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (The European Physical Journal C, 2017)
    Direct searches for lepton flavour violation in decays of the Higgs and Z bosons with the ATLAS detector at the LHC are presented. The following three decays are considered: H -> e tau, H -> mu tau, and Z -> mu tau. The ...
  • Albert, Justin; David, Claire; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Pearce, James D.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (The European Physical Journal C, 2017)
    The production of two prompt J/ψ mesons, each with transverse momenta pT>8.5 GeV and rapidity |y|<2.1, is studied using a sample of proton-proton collisions at s√=8 TeV, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 11.4 ...
  • Longo, Savino (2019-10-31)
    This dissertation investigates CsI(Tl) pulse shape discrimination (PSD) as a novel experimental technique to improve challenging areas of particle identification at high energy $e^+ e^-$ colliders using CsI(Tl) calorimeters. ...
  • Tuca, Emilian (2019-10-28)
    Surface self-assembly, the spontaneous aggregation of molecules into ordered, sta- ble, noncovalently joined structures in the presence of a surface, is of great importance to the bottom-up manufacturing of materials ...
  • Hoffman, Paul F.; et al. (Science Advances, 2017)
    Geological evidence indicates that grounded ice sheets reached sea level at all latitudes during two long-lived Cryogenian (58 and ≥5 My) glaciations. Combined uranium-lead and rhenium-osmium dating suggests that the older ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (The European Physical Journal C, 2017)
    Observables sensitive to the anomalous production of events containing hadronic jets and missing momentum in the plane transverse to the proton beams at the Large Hadron Collider are presented. The observables are defined ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (The European Physical Journal C, 2017)
    This paper presents single lepton and dilepton kinematic distributions measured in dileptonic t(t)over-bar events produced in 20.2 fb(-1) of root s = 8 TeV pp collisions recorded by the ATLAS experiment at the LHC. Both ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Physical Review D, 2017)
    The analysis of the momentum difference between charged hadrons in high-energy proton-proton collisions is performed in order to study coherent particle production. The observed correlation pattern agrees with a model of ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Physical Review D, 2017)
    A search for dark matter in association with a Higgs boson decaying to two photons is presented. This study is based on data collected with the ATLAS detector, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 36.1  fb−1 of ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    A search is presented for the pair production of heavy vector-like T quarks, primarily targeting the T quark decays to a W boson and a b-quark. The search is based on 36: 1 fb(-1) of pp collisions at root s = 13TeV recorded ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al.; ATLAS Collaboration (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    A search is conducted for new resonant and non-resonant high-mass phenomena in dielectron and dimuon fi nal states. The search uses 36 : 1 fb(-1) of proton-proton collision data, collected at root s = 13TeV by the ATLAS ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al. (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    A measurement of b-hadron pair production is presented, based on a data set corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 11.4 fb−1 of proton-proton collisions recorded at s√=8 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC. Events ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al. (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    The cross section of a top-quark pair produced in association with a photon is measured in proton-proton collisions at a centre-of-mass energy of root s = 8 TeV with 20.2 fb(-1) of data collected by the ATLAS detector at ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al. (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    Measurements of differential cross-sections of top-quark pair production in fiducial phase-spaces are presented as a function of top-quark and t (t) over bar system kinematic observables in proton-proton collisions at a ...
  • Keown, Jared (2019-10-15)
    Recent large-scale mapping of dust continuum emission from star-forming clouds has revealed their hierarchical nature, which includes web-like filamentary structures that often harbor clumpy over-densities where new stars ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M. (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    A search for the supersymmetric partners of the Standard Model bottom and top quarks is presented. The search uses 36.1 fb(-1) of pp collision data at root s = 13 TeV collected by the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron ...
  • Aaboud, M.; Albert, Justin; Chiu, Y. H.; Elliot, Alison A.; Fincke-Keeler, J.; Hamano, Kenji; Hill, Ewan Chin; Keeler, Richard; Kowalewski, Robert; Kuwertz, E. S.; Kwan, Tony; LeBlanc, Matthew Edgar; Lefebvre, Michel; McPherson, Robert A.; Seuster, Rolf; Sobie, Randall J.; Trovatelli, M.; Venturi, M.; et al. (Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017)
    The electroweak production and subsequent decay of single top quarks in the t-channel is determined by the properties of the Wtb vertex, which can be described by the complex parameters of an effective Lagrangian. An ...

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