EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 141, 2017XLVI International Symposium on Multiparticle Dynamics (ISMD 2016)
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Poster Flash Talks|
|Published online||12 April 2017|
Photon reconstruction and identification in heavy ion collisions with the CMS detector
Korea University, 145 Anam-ro, Seonbuk-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
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Published online: 12 April 2017
Measurement of isolated photon gives a possibility to constrain the nuclear parton distribution functions (nPDF). The isolated photon is also the clear tag in the photon-jet channel for studying in-medium modifications of fragmentation functions of parton initiated jets. The performance of isolated photon reconstruction and identification has been studied in PbPb collisions at √SNN = 5.02 TeV. Trigger, reconstruction and isolation efficiencies are measured in PYTHIA+HYDJET Monte-Carlo simulation. We describe signal template method to determine the purity of isolated photons.
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