August 28, 2016 to September 4, 2016
Europe/Athens timezone

Frequentist statistics in High Energy Physics

Sep 1, 2016, 8:30 AM
Aristotelis (Makedonia Palace)


Makedonia Palace

Plenary sessions Plenary


Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))


We will review the frequentist methods used in High Energy Physics for deriving limits, establishing a discovery and making a measurement in the presence of Nuisance Parameters. In particular asymptotic methods and the Look Elsewhere Effect will be reviewed.

Primary author

Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))

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