Measurement of four-jet differential cross sections in (Formula presented.) TeV proton-proton collisions using the ATLAS detector

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    Abstract

    Differential cross sections for the production of at least four jets have been measured in proton-proton collisions at (Formula presented.) TeV at the Large Hadron Collider using the ATLAS detector. Events are selected if the four anti-ktR = 0.4 jets with the largest transverse momentum (pT) within the rapidity range |y| <2.8 are well separated (ΔR4j min > 0.65), all have pT > 64 GeV, and include at least one jet with pT > 100 GeV. The dataset corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 20.3 fb−1. The cross sections, corrected for detector effects, are compared to leading-order and next-to-leading-order calculations as a function of the jet momenta, invariant masses, minimum and maximum opening angles and other kinematic variables.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Article number105
    Pages (from-to)1-76
    Number of pages76
    JournalJournal of High Energy Physics
    Volume2015
    Issue number12
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Dec 1 2015

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    Keywords

    • Hadron-Hadron scattering
    • Jet physics
    • QCD

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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