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Measurement of the top quark mass in the lepton plus jets final state with the matrix element method

Abstract:

We present a measurement of the top quark mass with the matrix element method in the lepton+jets final state. As the energy scale for calorimeter jets represents the dominant source of systematic uncertainty, the matrix element likelihood is extended by an additional parameter, which is defined as a global multiplicative factor applied to the standard energy scale. The top quark mass is obtained from a fit that yields the combined statistical and systematic jet energy scale uncertainty. Using...

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10.1103/PhysRevD.74.092005

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Journal:
Physical Review D
Volume:
74
Issue:
9
Publication date:
2006-11-01
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EISSN:
1550-2368
ISSN:
1550-7998
Source identifiers:
4543
Language:
English
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pubs:4543
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uuid:4bf57b08-0bba-4a8c-b883-9601b0846bdd
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pubs:4543
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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