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v1 v2 20 20 ===== Going NLO ===== 21 21 22 1. pp >H at LO (1loop): details of the calculation (Mathematica Notebook) [attachment:HiggsGGLOmtfinite.nb HiggsGGLOmtfinite.nb]23 1. pp >H at NLO: details of the calculation (Mathematica Notebook) [attachment:HiggsGGNLO.nb higgsGGNLO.nb]24 1. pp >H at NLO: cross section evaluation for the LHC (Mathematica Notebook+PDF libraries to be compiled) [attachment:phenHiggs.tar.gz phenHiggs.tar.gz].22 1. pp>H at LO (1loop): details of the calculation (Mathematica Notebook) [attachment:HiggsGGLOmtfinite.nb HiggsGGLOmtfinite.nb] 23 1. pp>H at NLO: details of the calculation (Mathematica Notebook) [attachment:HiggsGGNLO.nb higgsGGNLO.nb] 24 1. pp>H at NLO: cross section evaluation for the LHC (Mathematica Notebook+PDF libraries to be compiled) [attachment:phenHiggs.tar.gz phenHiggs.tar.gz]. 25 25 26 26 A summary of the results can be found in [attachment:Higgs.pdf Higgs.pdf]. … … 28 28 === Selected exercises on QCD that can be solved with a Matrix Element generator. === 29 29 30 * [ :DeadCone:Radiation from heavy quarks]: the dead cone in %$e^+e^ \to Q \bar Q g$%.31 * [ :GluonSpin:Spin of the gluon]: Vector vs scalar in the angular correlations of %$ e^+ e^ \to$%4 jets.32 * [ :2Jets:Jets] : Dijet kinematics and rates in pp collisions.33 * [ :3Jets:3 Jets] : Energy distributions in 3jet events in pp collisions.34 * [ :tt:top production] : %$t \bar t$%production, Tevatron vs LHC.35 * [ :WAsymm:DrellYan]: rapidity asymmetry at the Tevatron and LHC.36 * [ :TopDecaySpinCorrelations:Spin correlations in top decay], by [http://www.hep.phy.cam.ac.uk/theory/webber/ Bryan Webber].30 * [wiki:DeadCone Radiation from heavy quarks]: the dead cone in $e^+e^ \to Q \bar Q g$. 31 * [wiki:GluonSpin Spin of the gluon]: Vector vs scalar in the angular correlations of $ e^+ e^ \to$ 4 jets. 32 * [wiki:2Jets Jets] : Dijet kinematics and rates in pp collisions. 33 * [wiki:3Jets 3 Jets] : Energy distributions in 3jet events in pp collisions. 34 * [wiki:Tt top production] : $t \bar t$ production, Tevatron vs LHC. 35 * [wiki:WAsymm DrellYan]: rapidity asymmetry at the Tevatron and LHC. 36 * [wiki:TopDecaySpinCorrelations Spin correlations in top decay], by [http://www.hep.phy.cam.ac.uk/theory/webber/ Bryan Webber]. 37 37 38 38 === Monte Carlo integration === … … 42 42 === LHC Phenomenology === 43 43 44 * [ :DiscoverTheHiggs:SM Higgs discovery at the LHC]: Three important channels45 * [ :WarmingUpChallenge:Simple Black Boxes]: New gauge bosons44 * [wiki:DiscoverTheHiggs SM Higgs discovery at the LHC]: Three important channels 45 * [wiki:WarmingUpChallenge Simple Black Boxes]: New gauge bosons 46 46 47 === How to familiarize with Software.MadGraph ===47 === How to familiarize with MadGraph === 48 48 49 All exercises proposed can be "solved" or checked with Software.MadGraph / Software.MadEvent. Here is how to familiarize with the code.49 All exercises proposed can be "solved" or checked with MadGraph / MadEvent. Here is how to familiarize with the code. 50 50 51 * Logon to the Software.MadGraph web site and register.51 * Logon to the MadGraph web site and register. 52 52 53 * Familiarize with the code by generating a few processes in QED and QCD trying to guess which diagrams appear. What is the minimum number of jets have to be asked for in %$e^+e^$%collisions so that the triple gauge vertex appear?53 * Familiarize with the code by generating a few processes in QED and QCD trying to guess which diagrams appear. What is the minimum number of jets have to be asked for in $e^+e^$ collisions so that the triple gauge vertex appear? 54 54 55 55 * Look at the new physics models and check the particle and interactions content. 56 56 57 57 * Generate events for a few selected processes and look at the plots: 58 * ttbar production with decays: pp >tt~>bb~mu+eve~vm59 * VV production: pp >VV>leptons, with V=Z,W.60 * Single top + Higgs: pp >tHj (QCD=0, QED=3, j=gudsc,p=gudscb). Show that there is a large negative interference between the diagrams58 * ttbar production with decays: pp>tt~>bb~mu+eve~vm 59 * VV production: pp>VV> leptons, with V=Z,W. 60 * Single top + Higgs: pp>tHj (QCD=0, QED=3, j=gudsc,p=gudscb). Show that there is a large negative interference between the diagrams 61 61 62 62  Main.FabioMaltoni  20100728 … … 65 65 66 66 67