Upcoming Events

LHC Higgs Diphoton Signal Interference with Background

November 27, 2012 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Presenter 
Stephen P. Martin, Northern Illinois University
Location 
Building 362, Room E188
Type 
Seminar
Series 
HEP Theoretical Physics Seminar
Abstract:
The Higgs diphoton amplitude at the LHC interferes with the continuum background induced by quark loops. I will discuss the effect of this interference on the height and position of the diphoton invariant mass peak used to help determine the Higgs mass.