Volume 316 - XXVI International Workshop on Deep-Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects (DIS2018) - WG4: Hadronic and Electroweak Observables
Bottom quark mass effects on the ptZ spectrum and the W mass determination
A. Vicini
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Pre-published on: 2018 September 20
Published on: 2018 November 23
Abstract
We briefly discuss the role of the subprocesses initiated by
bottom quarks in the study of the Drell-Yan observables
and the treatment of the bottom quark mass effects;
we eventually estimate the impact of these approximations
in the high-precision determination of the $W$ boson mass.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.316.0111
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