EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 60, 2013LHCP 2013 – Large Hadron Collider Physics 2013
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||(Plenary) Electroweak Session|
|Published online||26 November 2013|
W and Z precision physics
CIEMAT, Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas. Avda. Complutense 40, 28040, Madrid, Spain
a e-mail: Isabel.Josa@ciemat.es
Published online: 26 November 2013
Recent results on W and Z physics from LHC experiments are presented. Measurements reviewed include total W and Z cross sections, W lepton charge asymmetry, and Z differential cross sections. Production of Z bosons is studied as a function of rapidity, transverse momentum and angular variables. The Drell-Yan differential distribution with the dilepton mass and the double differential distribution with the dilepton mass and rapidity are shown. Finally, measurements of several electroweak observables, the forward-backward Drell-Yan asymmetry and the sin θW are also presented. The measurements are compared with theoretical predictions using the most accurate theoretical predictions and modern part on distribution functions. A general agreement is observed.
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