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Volume 303 - Loops and Legs in Quantum Field Theory (LL2018) - Plenary 3
Precision studies of vector-boson production with heavy quarks at the LHC: the case of $Z + b$ jet.
D. Figueroa, S. Honeywell, S. Quackenbush, L. Reina,* C. Reuschle, D. Wackeroth
*corresponding author
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Published on: 2018 October 02
After a brief introduction to the state of the art of theoretical predictions for electroweak vector-boson production with both top and bottom quarks at the LHC, we review the case of Z-boson production with b jets, and discuss the impact of NLO QCD+EW corrections and finite b-mass effects on the theoretical prediction for Z+b jet production.
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