5. Theoretical Physics (CSN4)

Diffractive hadroproduction of electroweak vector bosons at the LHC

by Dr Agnieszka Luszczak (Krakow Univ. of Technology)

Aula A1 (LNF)

Aula A1


Via Enrico Fermi, 40 00044 Frascati (Roma)
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.