5. Theoretical Physics (CSN4)

# Diffractive hadroproduction of electroweak vector bosons at the LHC

## by Dr Agnieszka Luszczak (Krakow Univ. of Technology)

Europe/Rome
Aula A1 (LNF)

### Aula A1

#### LNF

Via Enrico Fermi, 40 00044 Frascati (Roma)
Description
I analyse diffractive weak boson production in $pp$ and $p\bar{p}$ collisions and show that the $W$ boson production asymmetry is a particularly good observable to extract details of parton distributions in the proton.