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Title: Searches for the standard model Higgs at the Tevatron

Abstract

The CDF and D0 experiments at the Tevatron are currently the only capable of searching for the Standard Model Higgs boson. This article describes their most sensitive searches in the expected Higgs mass range, focusing on advanced methods used to extract the maximal sensitivity from the data. CDF presents newly updated results for H {yields} W{sup +}W{sup -} and Zh {yields} l{sup +}l{sup -}b{bar b}. D0 presents two new searches for WH {yields} lvb{bar b}. These new analyses use the same 1 fb{sup -1} dataset as previous searches, but with improved techniques resulting in markedly improved sensitivity.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
913480
Report Number(s):
FERMILAB-CONF-07-197-E
arXiv eprint number arXiv:0705.3513; TRN: US0800758
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-07CH11359
Resource Type:
Conference
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; FERMILAB COLLIDER DETECTOR; FERMILAB TEVATRON; FOCUSING; HIGGS BOSONS; SENSITIVITY; STANDARD MODEL; Experiment-HEP

Citation Formats

Kilminster, Ben, and /Ohio State U. Searches for the standard model Higgs at the Tevatron. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Kilminster, Ben, & /Ohio State U. Searches for the standard model Higgs at the Tevatron. United States.
Kilminster, Ben, and /Ohio State U. Tue . "Searches for the standard model Higgs at the Tevatron". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/913480.
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title = {Searches for the standard model Higgs at the Tevatron},
author = {Kilminster, Ben and /Ohio State U.},
abstractNote = {The CDF and D0 experiments at the Tevatron are currently the only capable of searching for the Standard Model Higgs boson. This article describes their most sensitive searches in the expected Higgs mass range, focusing on advanced methods used to extract the maximal sensitivity from the data. CDF presents newly updated results for H {yields} W{sup +}W{sup -} and Zh {yields} l{sup +}l{sup -}b{bar b}. D0 presents two new searches for WH {yields} lvb{bar b}. These new analyses use the same 1 fb{sup -1} dataset as previous searches, but with improved techniques resulting in markedly improved sensitivity.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2007},
month = {Tue May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2007}
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