EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 28, 2012Hadron Collider Physics Symposium, 2011
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||SM Higgs Boson Physics|
|Published online||06 June 2012|
Searches for diboson production at the Tevatron in final states containing heavy-flavor jets
Laboratoire de l’Accélérateur Linéaire Orsay, France
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Recent searches performed by the CDF and D0 collaborations at the Tevatron for diboson production in final states containing heavy-flavor jets are reported. The searches for WZ and ZZ can be regarded as the ultimate benchmark for the corresponding searches for a low-mass Higgs boson in the WH and ZH final states. Using the exact same techniques as for those Higgs boson searches, the D0 collaboration measured a cross section for WZ/ZZ production of 1.13 ± 0.36 times its expectation in the standard model, with a diboson signal significance of 3.3 standard deviations (2.9 expected).
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