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5-7 May 2014
University of Pittsburgh
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Searches for direct pair production of third generation squarks with the ATLAS detector

5 May 2014, 14:15
Benedum Hall G29 (University of Pittsburgh)

Benedum Hall G29

University of Pittsburgh

parallel talk SUSY I


Alexandru Dafinca (University of Oxford (GB))


Naturalness arguments for weak-scale supersymmetry favour supersymmetric partners of the third generation quarks with masses not too far from those of their Standard Model counterparts. Top or bottom squarks with masses less than a few hundred GeV can also give rise to direct pair production rates at the LHC that can be observed in the data sample recorded by the ATLAS detector. The talk presents recent ATLAS results from searches for direct stop and sbottom pair production.

Primary author

Alexandru Dafinca (University of Oxford (GB))

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