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Title: Multiboson interactions at the LHC

This paper covers results on the production of all possible electroweak boson pairs and 2-to-1 vector boson fusion at the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in proton-proton collisions at a center of mass energy of 7 and 8 TeV. The data were taken between 2010 and 2012. Limits on anomalous triple gauge couplings (aTGCs) then follow. In addition, data on electroweak triple gauge boson production and 2-to-2 vector boson scattering yield limits on anomalous quartic gauge boson couplings (aQGCs). The LHC hosts two general purpose experiments, ATLAS and CMS, which have both reported limits on aTGCs and aQGCs which are herein summarized. Finally, the interpretation of these limits in terms of an effective field theory is reviewed, and recommendations are made for testing other types of new physics using multigauge boson production.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States). Particle Physics Division
  2. Stony Brook Univ., NY (United States). C.N. Yang Inst. for Theoretical Physics
  3. Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States). Physics Dept.
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
BNL-114542-2017-JA
Journal ID: ISSN 0034-6861; TRN: US1800332
Grant/Contract Number:
SC0012704; NSF-PHY-1056833; NSF-PHY-1620628
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Reviews of Modern Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 89; Journal Issue: 3; Journal ID: ISSN 0034-6861
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Research Org:
Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States); Stony Brook Univ., NY (United States); Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25); National Science Foundation (NSF)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; electroweak interaction; particle production; photons; W & Z bosons; Hadron colliders; particles & fields
OSTI Identifier:
1412718
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1393312