2011, Scientific Documents and Publications

This page shows publications, research notes, conference proceedings and scientific documents published in 2011 and whose primary authors are members of the PPRC.

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ATLAS
- Performance of the ATLAS Trigger in 2010 running at the LHC
L.Cerrito, K.V.Ellis, M.P.J.Landon, J.D.Morris,.., et al., ATLAS document, in preparation for journal publication, ATL-COM-DAQ-2011-009, arXiv (hep/ex) 1110.1530, CERN-PH-EP-2011-078 (2011).
 
- ATLAS Muon momentum resolution in the first pass reconstruction of the 2010 pp collision data at sqrt(s)=7 TeV
G. Salamanna,..,et al., ATLAS-CONF-2011-046 (2011).
 
- Measurement of the top quark cross-section in the semileptonic channel in pp collisions at sqrts=7TeV using kinematic fits and b-tagging information
G. Salamanna,.., et al., ATL-PHYS-INT-2011-045 (2011).
 
-Lepton trigger and identification for the Winter 2011 top quark analyses
L.Cerrito, G. Salamanna,..,et al., ATLAS note ATL-COM-PHYS-2011-123 (2011).
 
-Measurement of the top quark pair production cross section with ATLAS in pp collisions at sqrt(s)=7 TeV,
L .Cerrito, G. Salamanna,.., et al., European Physics Journal C, 71 1577 (2011).
 
- Measurement of the top pair production cross section with soft muon b-tagging in pp collision at sqrt(s)=7 TeV with the ATLAS detector
A.J.Poll, PhD Thesis (QMUL) (2011).
 
- Measurement of the top quark cross section in the semileptonic channel in ppbar collisions at sqrt(s)=7 TeV using kinematic information
L.Cerrito, G. Salamanna,..., et al., ATLAS note ATL-COM-PHYS-2011-709 (2011).
 
- Letter of Intent for the Phase-I Upgrade of the ATLAS Experiment
L.Cerrito, M. Landon, C.Wiglesworth,..., et al., CERN-LHCC-2011-012, LHCC-I-020 (2011).
 
- Lorentz angle analysis and measurement for the ATLAS SCT
M. Bona, M. Castanheira,.., et al, ATL-COM-INDET-2011-114 (2011).
 
- Higgs Searches with ATLAS
C. Wiglesworth (for the ATLAS Collaboration), in proceedings of the HEP-MAD 11 International Conference, ATL-PHYS-PROC-2011-265, SLAC eConf C110825 (2011).
 
- Measurement of the ATLAS di-muon trigger efficiency in proton-proton collisions at 7 TeV
E. Piccaro (for the ATLAS Collaboration), in proceedings of the PIC2011 International Conference, ATL-DAQ-PROC-2011-033 (2011).
 
 
T2K
- Indication of Electron Neutrino Appearance from an Accelerator-produced Off-axis Muon Neutrino Beam,
F. Di Lodovico, F. Gannaway, M.A. George, A. Hyndman, R.A. Owen, E. Poplawska, R. Sacco, B. Still, R. Terri, J. R. Wilson,.., et al (T2K Collaboration), Phys.Rev.Lett. 107 (2011) 041801, arXiv:1106.2822 [hep-ex].

- The T2K Experiment,
F. Di Lodovico, F. Gannaway, M.A. George, A. Hyndman, R.A. Owen, E. Poplawska, R. Sacco, B. Still, R. Terri, J. R. Wilson,.., et al (T2K Collaboration), accepted for publication in Nucl. Instrum. Methods, article in press, doi: 10.1016/j.nima.2011.06.067, arXiv:1106.1238 [physics.ins-det].
 
- Data Quality at the near detectors for Run2
F. Di Lodovico, A. R. Owen, E. Poplawska, R. Sacco et al., T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-050 (2011).

- First iRODS Experience in a Neutrino Experiment
F. Di Lodovico et al, Proceedings of the iRODS User Group Meeting, February 2011, Chapel Hill, NC.
 
- T2K GRID processing
B. Still et al., T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-049 (2011).

- Data Quality at the near detectors for Run2
F. Di Lodovico, A. Owen, E. Poplawska, R. Sacco, et al, T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-050 (2011).

- MVA selection of numu events at SK
A. Hyndman, F. Di Lodovico, B. Still, R. Terri, T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-083 (2011).

- MVA selection of nue events at SK
B. Still, R. Terri, F. Di Lodovico, T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-084 (2011).

- MVA selection of NCpi0 events at SK
T2K Technical Note, T2K-TN-089 (2011).

- Measurements of the T2K neutrino beam properties using the INGRID on-axis near detector
F. Di Lodovico, F. Gannaway, M.A. George, A. Hyndman, R.A. Owen, E. Poplawska, R. Sacco, B. Still, R. Terri, J. R. Wilson,.., et al (T2K Collaboration), submitted to NIM, November 2011, arXiv:1111.3119 [physics.ins-det] (2011).

- T2K Results and Future Plans
Francesca Di Lodovico, in Proceeding of NUFACT2011 arXiv:1110.5382 [hep-ex] (2011).
 
 
SuperB
- The physics of heavy flavour at SuperB
A. Bevan, J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 39 (2012) 023001, (arXiv:1110.3901).
 
 - Impact of SuperB on flavour physics
B. Meadows, ..., A. Bevan, et al, arXiv:1109.5028.
 
Design Study for a SuperB Pixel Vertex Detector
A. Bevan et al., Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A 643 (2011), pp. 29-35
 
 
Other
- R&D for future proton-accelerator based facilities
L.Cerrito, S.Lloyd, F.Di Lodovico,..,et al., UK Statement of Interest (2011).
 
-Proton accelerators for science and innovation.,
L.Cerrito,..,et al., UK R&D Funding proposal (2011)
 
- Time-dependent CP asymmetries in D and B decays
A. Bevan, G. Inguglia, ..., arXiv:1106.5075, Phys. Rev. D 84 114009 (2011).
 
- Managing Large and Small Files in a Distributed System
F. Di Lodovico et al., IEEE DEST 2011 Paper ID : 65
 
- Observation of the production of a W boson in association with a single charm quark at the Tevatron
L. Cerrito, JP Chou, M Franklin, TM Liss, S Moed Sher, CDF internal note, 10649 (2011).
 
- CP Violation in Charm: a new method
G. Inguglia, arXiv:1109.4494 (proceedings of the "Ettore Majorana International School of Subnuclear Physics 2011")
 
- B Factories
A. Bevan, Comptes rendus - Physique (arXiv:1202:0733),
 
- Time-dependent CP asymmetries in charm decays
A. Bevan, arXiv:1111.0168 Proceedings contributed to the 2011 Europhysics Conference on High Energy Physics-HEP 2011
 
- Study of Bbar --> Xu l nubar decays in BBbar events tagged by a fully reconstructed B-meson decay and determination of |V_{ub}|
F. Di Lodovico, M. Sigamani, R. Sacco, et al (BaBar Collaboration), Submitted to PRD, arXiv:1112.0702v1 [hep-ex] (2011).
 
- Tuning grid storage resources for LHC data analysis
W. Bhimji, J. Bland, PJ. Clark, EG. Mouzeli, S. Skipsey, CJ. Walker, Journal of Physics Conference Series  331 (2011) 062001