8-13 August 2011
Rhode Island Convention Center
US/Eastern timezone

Measurements of the forward energy flow and forward jet production with CMS.

12 Aug 2011, 16:20
20m
551 A (Rhode Island Convention Center)

551 A

Rhode Island Convention Center

Parallel contribution Perturbative and non-Perturbative QCD Perturbative and non-Perturbative QCD

Speaker

Hans Jozef H Van Haevermaet (Universiteit Antwerpen Physics Department)

Description

We present measurements of the forward (3 < |eta| < 5) energy flow in minimum bias events and in events with either hard jets or W and Z bosons produced at central rapidities. Results are compared to MC models with different parameter tunes for the description of the underlying event.

Primary author

Hans Jozef H Van Haevermaet (Universiteit Antwerpen Physics Department)

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