10-17 July 2019
Ghent
Europe/Brussels timezone

Studies of Jet Fragmentation and Hadronisation at LHCb

12 Jul 2019, 09:45
15m
Campus Ledeganck - Aud. 6 (Ghent)

Campus Ledeganck - Aud. 6

Ghent

Parallel talk QCD and Hadronic Physics QCD and Hadronic Physics

Speaker

Fred Blanc (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Federale Lausanne (CH))

Description

New results on jet fragmentation measurements at LHCb are presented. LHCb has probed the fragmentation of light and heavy flavour jets, with results showing significant discrepancies with theoretical predictions found using standard Monte Carlo event simulation. These are the first measurements of jet hadronisation and fragmentation at forward rapidities at the LHC. Results from LHCb of J/Psi production inside jets also provide a new handle on long-standing puzzles on accurately predicting J/Psi production in hadronic collisions.

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