2008, Scientific Documents and Publications

This page shows publications, research notes, conference proceedings and scientific documents published in 2008 and whose primary authors are members of the PPRC.

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ATLAS
- Organization and Management of ATLAS Software Releases.
S. Lloyd, E. Obreshkov et al., Nuclear Instruments and Methods A584, (2008) 244-251.

- Commissioning Experience with the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger System
R. Achenbach,.., P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon et al., IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 55 (2008) 99-105.

- The ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger.
R. Achenbach,.., P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon et al., Journal of Instrumentation JINST 3 (2008) P03001.

- Integration of the Trigger and Data Acquisition Systems in ATLAS.
I. Riu, M. Abolins, P. Adragna et al. ,IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 55, (2008) 106 - 112.

- Commissioning of the Jet/Energy-sum and Cluster Processors for the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger System.
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon et al., Atlas Note ATL-DAQ-CONF-2008-004 (2008).

- First Measurements with the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger PreProcessor System.
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon et al., Atlas Note ATL-DAQ-CONF-2008-007 (2008).

- Debugging Techniques.
P. Adragna, in Inverted CERN School of Computing, 2005 and 2006 Edition, L. Teodorescu ed. CERN Yellow Report 2008-002, Geneva, Switzerland, 2008.

- ATLAS Style Guide.
E. Eisenhandler, ATLAS note ATL-GEN-PUB-2008-001.

- The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider.
ATLAS Collaboration (S. Bentvelsen,.. P. Adragna, G.A. Beck, A. Belymam, A.A. Carter, J. Dalmau, E. Eisenhandler, F.C. Gannaway, K.G. Gnanvo, M.P.J. Landon, S.L. Lloyd, J. Morin, J. Morris, K. Nagai, A. Shibata.., et al), 437pp. JINST 3:S08003,2008.

- Combined performance tests before installation of the ATLAS Semiconductor and Transition Radiation Tracking Detectors.
E. Abat,.. G.A.Beck, A. Belymam, A.A.Carter, J.Dalmau, F.C.Gannaway, K.G.Gnanvo, S.L.Lloyd, J. Morin, J.Morris, K.Nagai,..,et al, 67pp. JINST 3:P08003,2008.

- Alignment of the Inner Detector Using Misaligned CSC Data.
J. Alison, ..,B.Cooper, et al., CERN-ATL-COM-INDET-2008-014.

- Alignment of the ATLAS Inner Detector.
B.Cooper, on behalf of the ATLAS Collaboration, ATL-INDET-PROC-2008-007 (2008).

- First data with the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon, J.D. Morris, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2008-006 (2008).

- Control, Test and Monitoring Software Framework for the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon, J.D. Morris, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2008-004 (2008).

- Digital signal integrity and stability in the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon, J.D. Morris, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2008-002 (2008).

- Testing and calibrating analogue inputs to the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon, J.D. Morris, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2008-003 (2008).

- Analysis of the initial performance of the ATLAS Level-1 Calorimeter Trigger
R. Achenbach, P. Adragna, E. Eisenhandler, M. Landon, J.D. Morris, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2008-005 (2008).


BaBar
- B, D and K decays, Report of Working Group 2 of the CERN Workshop "Flavour in the era of the LHC".
A. Bevan, G. Buchalla et al, arXiv:0801.1833 (2008)

- Update of the measurements of the B0 -> J/Psi pi0 branching fraction and CP asymmetry parameters S and C.
A. Bevan, K. George, BaBar Analysis Document 1846 (2008) (limited distribution).

-Evidence for CP violation in B0 to J/Psi pi0 decays.
A. Bevan, K. George, BaBar Analysis Document 1932 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Evidence for CP violation in B0 to J/Psi pi0 decays.
B. Aubert,.., A. Bevan, K. George et al, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 021801 (2008).

- Interaction-Point Phase-Space Characterization using Single-Beam and Luminous-Region Measurements at PEP-II.
Witold Kozanecki, A. Bevan, Benoit Viaud, et al., Submitted to Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A.

- B decays to final states including a phi meson.
A. Bevan, and K. George, BaBar Analysis Document 1710 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Searches for B meson decays to phiphi, phirho, phif0 and, f0f0 final states.
A. Bevan, and K. George, BaBar Analysis Document 1851 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Searches for B meson decays to phiphi, phirho, phif0 and, f0f0 final states.
B. Aubert,..,A. Bevan, K. George, et al., (submitted to Phys Rev Lett) arXiv:0807.3935.

- Aspects of the Summer 2008 sin2beta analysis specific to the decay mode J/Psi KL.
A. Bevan, C. Chen, C. Cheng, E. Martin. BaBar Analysis Document 1993 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Measurement of the CP Asymmetry amplitude sin(2beta).
A. Bevan, C. Chen, C. Cheng, E. Martin. BaBar Analysis Document 1996 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Update of the charmonium sin2beta analysis.
A. Bevan,C. Chen, C. Cheng, E. Martin. BaBar Analysis Document 2026 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Update of Time-Dependent CP Asymmetry Measurements in b->c-cbar-s Decays
A. Bevan, The BaBar Collaboration, arXiv:0808.1903.

- Measurements of Partial Branching Fractions for anti-B ---> X(u) l anti-nu and Determination of |V(ub)|
B. Aubert,..,R.Sacco et al, Phys.Rev.Lett.100:171802,2008

- Averages of b-hadron and c-hadron Properties at the End of 2007
E. Barberio, ..,F.Di Lodovico,..et al, hep/ex arXiv:0808.1297v1 (2008)

- Vub extraction using the Analytic Coupling model
U. Aglietti,..,F.Di Lodovico,..et al, hep/ex arXiv:0809.4860v1 (2008)

- Determination of |Vub| in charmless semileptonic B-meson decays on the recoil of fully reconstructed B-meson decays
R. Sacco et al.,BaBar Analysis Document n.1999 (2008)

- Determination of |Vub| in charmless semileptonic B-meson decays on the recoil of fully reconstructed B-meson decays
R. Sacco et al.,BaBar Analysis Document n.1999, Draft of journal paper (2008)

-Determination of Vub with fully reconstructed B meson decays using the endpoint of the lepton spectrum
M. Sigamani, R.Sacco, F.DiLodovico, BaBar Analysis Document n.2115 (2008)

-A Review of the Magnitudes of the CKM Matrix Elements
F.DiLodovico, ICHEP08, Philadelphia, USA, July 2008, arXiv:0811.3540 (2008).

-Inclusive Measure of |V_ub| with the Analytic Coupling Model
U. Agiletti, F.DiLodovico, et al, arXiv:0711.0860 accepted by EPJC (2008).


CDF
- A Heavy-Flavor-Free Mistag Matrix for the CDF Soft Muon Tagger.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF note 9083 (2008) (limited distribution).

- First Measurement of W Boson Production in Association with a Single Charm Quark in Proton-Antiproton Collisions at sqrt(s)=1.96 TeV.
T. Aaltonen,.., L. Cerrito et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 091803 (2008).

- Top-antitop cross section with Soft Muon Tagging at CDF using 2fb-1 of data.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF note 9274 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Top-antitop cross section with Soft Muon Tagging at CDF using 2 fb-1 of data.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF Conference note 9304 (2008).

- Study of charge asymmetry in W+jets.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF note 9323 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Measurement of the mass of the top quark with partially reconstructed invariant mass in SLT-tagged events.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF note 9416 (2008) (limited distribution).

- Measurement of the Mass of the Top Quark Using Partially Reconstructed Invariant Mass in SLT events.
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., CDF Conference note 9518 (2008).

- Measurement of the cross section for W-boson production in association with jets in ppbar collisions at s**(1/2) = 1.96-TeV.
B.Cooper, and the CDF Collaboration, Phys.Rev.D77:011108,2008.

- Measurements of Vector Bosons Produced in Association with Jets.
By CDF Collaboration and D0 Collaboration (B.Cooper for the collaboration). FERMILAB-CONF-08-251-E, Jul 2008. 4pp. To appear in the proceedings of 16th International Workshop on Deep Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects (DIS 2008), London, England, 7-11 Apr 2008.

- Measurement of the ttbar Production Cross Section in 2 fb-1 of ppbar Collisions at sqrt{s} = 1.96 TeV Using Lepton Plus Jets Events with Soft Muon b-Tagging
A. Bridgeman, L. Cerrito et al., Phys. Rev. D draft, CDF note 9587 (2008)


H1
- QCD Fits using combined H1 and ZEUS inclusive data.
F.D. Aaron, E. Rizvi et.al., H1 note, H1prelim-08-045 (2008).

- Measurement of the longitudinal structure function F_L at high Q2 at HERA.
F.D. Aaron, E. Rizvi et.al., H1 note, H1prelim-08-042 (2008).

- Measurement of the longitudinal structure function F_L at medium Q2 at HERA.
F.D. Aaron, E. Rizvi et.al., H1 note, H1prelim-08-041 (2008).

- Proceedings of the workshop on Parton fragmentation in the vacuum and in the medium (ECT*, Trento).
S. Albino, D.Traynor, et.al., arXiv:0804.2021 (2008).

- Inclusive properties of hadronic final states at HERA
D. Traynor, in Proceedings of the EPS High Energy Particle Physics Conference 2007, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 110 022053 (2008).

- Measurement of the Proton Structure Function F(L)(x, Q**2) at Low x.
F.D. Aaron, E. Rizvi, et al., Phys.Lett. B665:139-146,2008.

- W and Anomalous Single Top Production at HERA.
E. Rizvi, for the H1 Collabortion. DIS 2008 Workshop Proceedings, arXiv:0807.3446.


OPAL
- Measurement of alpha(s) with radiative hadronic events.
OPAL Collaboration (G. Abbiendi, ... A.A.Carter, S.L.Lloyd, A.J.Martin, K.Nagai,.. et al.) in Eur.Phys.J.C53:21-39,2008.


Other
- BlackMax: A black-hole event generator with rotation, recoil, split branes, and brane tension.
D. Dai, E. Rizvi et.al., Phys. Rev. D 77, 076007 (2008).

- Proceedings of SuperB Workshop VI: New Physics at the Super Flavor Factory
D.G.Hitlin, ...,A. Bevan, et al., hep-ph arXiv:0810.1312 (2008).

- Results from the B Factories
A. Bevan, arXiv:0812.4388, SLAC-PUB-13501 (2008).

-Disappearance of the N=14 shell gap in the carbon isotopic chain
Stanoiu M,..,Timis C, et al PHYS REV C 78(3): Article number 034315 Sep 2008.

-1n and 2n transfer with the Borromean nucleus 6He near the Coulomb barrier.
Chatterjee A, ..., Timis C et al Phys Rev Lett 101(3):032701 18 Jul 2008.