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Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector

Aad, G.; Borjanovic, I.; Božović-Jelisavčić, Ivanka; Ćirković, Predrag; Agatonović-Jovin, Tatjana; Krstić, Jelena; Mamužić, Judita; Popovic, D. S.; Sijacki, Dj.; Simic, Lj.; Vranjes, N.; Vranješ Milosavljević, Marija; Zivkovic, L.

(2012)

TY  - JOUR
AU  - Aad, G.
AU  - Borjanovic, I.
AU  - Božović-Jelisavčić, Ivanka
AU  - Ćirković, Predrag
AU  - Agatonović-Jovin, Tatjana
AU  - Krstić, Jelena
AU  - Mamužić, Judita
AU  - Popovic, D. S.
AU  - Sijacki, Dj.
AU  - Simic, Lj.
AU  - Vranjes, N.
AU  - Vranješ Milosavljević, Marija
AU  - Zivkovic, L.
PY  - 2012
UR  - http://vinar.vin.bg.ac.rs/handle/123456789/5234
AB  - This Letter presents a search for magnetic monopoles with the ATLAS detector at the CERN Large Hadron Collider using an integrated luminosity of 2.0 fb(-1) of pp collisions recorded at a center-of-mass energy root s = 7 TeV. No event is found in the signal region, leading to an upper limit on the production cross section at 95% confidence level of 1.6/epsilon fb for Dirac magnetic monopoles with the minimum unit magnetic charge and with mass between 200 GeV and 1500 GeV, where epsilon is the monopole reconstruction efficiency. The efficiency epsilon is high and uniform in the fiducial region given by pseudorapidity vertical bar eta vertical bar LT 1: 37 and transverse kinetic energy 600-700 LT E-kin sin theta LT 1400 GeV. The minimum value of 700 GeV is for monopoles of mass 200 GeV, whereas the minimum value of 600 GeV is applicable for higher mass monopoles. Therefore, the upper limit on the production cross section at 95% confidence level is 2 fb in this fiducial region. Assuming the kinematic distributions from Drell-Yan pair production of spin-1= 2 Dirac magnetic monopoles, the efficiency is in the range 1%-10%, leading to an upper limit on the cross section at 95% confidence level that varies from 145 fb to 16 fb for monopoles with mass between 200 GeV and 1200 GeV. This limit is weaker than the fiducial limit because most of these monopoles lie outside the fiducial region. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803
T2  - Physical Review Letters
T1  - Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector
VL  - 109
IS  - 26
DO  - 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803
ER  - 
@article{
author = "Aad, G. and Borjanovic, I. and Božović-Jelisavčić, Ivanka and Ćirković, Predrag and Agatonović-Jovin, Tatjana and Krstić, Jelena and Mamužić, Judita and Popovic, D. S. and Sijacki, Dj. and Simic, Lj. and Vranjes, N. and Vranješ Milosavljević, Marija and Zivkovic, L.",
year = "2012",
url = "http://vinar.vin.bg.ac.rs/handle/123456789/5234",
abstract = "This Letter presents a search for magnetic monopoles with the ATLAS detector at the CERN Large Hadron Collider using an integrated luminosity of 2.0 fb(-1) of pp collisions recorded at a center-of-mass energy root s = 7 TeV. No event is found in the signal region, leading to an upper limit on the production cross section at 95% confidence level of 1.6/epsilon fb for Dirac magnetic monopoles with the minimum unit magnetic charge and with mass between 200 GeV and 1500 GeV, where epsilon is the monopole reconstruction efficiency. The efficiency epsilon is high and uniform in the fiducial region given by pseudorapidity vertical bar eta vertical bar LT 1: 37 and transverse kinetic energy 600-700 LT E-kin sin theta LT 1400 GeV. The minimum value of 700 GeV is for monopoles of mass 200 GeV, whereas the minimum value of 600 GeV is applicable for higher mass monopoles. Therefore, the upper limit on the production cross section at 95% confidence level is 2 fb in this fiducial region. Assuming the kinematic distributions from Drell-Yan pair production of spin-1= 2 Dirac magnetic monopoles, the efficiency is in the range 1%-10%, leading to an upper limit on the cross section at 95% confidence level that varies from 145 fb to 16 fb for monopoles with mass between 200 GeV and 1200 GeV. This limit is weaker than the fiducial limit because most of these monopoles lie outside the fiducial region. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803",
journal = "Physical Review Letters",
title = "Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector",
volume = "109",
number = "26",
doi = "10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803"
}
Aad, G., Borjanovic, I., Božović-Jelisavčić, I., Ćirković, P., Agatonović-Jovin, T., Krstić, J., Mamužić, J., Popovic, D. S., Sijacki, Dj., Simic, Lj., Vranjes, N., Vranješ Milosavljević, M.,& Zivkovic, L. (2012). Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector.
Physical Review Letters, 109(26).
https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803
Aad G, Borjanovic I, Božović-Jelisavčić I, Ćirković P, Agatonović-Jovin T, Krstić J, Mamužić J, Popovic DS, Sijacki D, Simic L, Vranjes N, Vranješ Milosavljević M, Zivkovic L. Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector. Physical Review Letters. 2012;109(26)
Aad G., Borjanovic I., Božović-Jelisavčić Ivanka, Ćirković Predrag, Agatonović-Jovin Tatjana, Krstić Jelena, Mamužić Judita, Popovic D. S., Sijacki Dj., Simic Lj., Vranjes N., Vranješ Milosavljević Marija, Zivkovic L., "Search for Magnetic Monopoles in root s=7 TeV pp Collisions with the ATLAS Detector" Physical Review Letters, 109, no. 26 (2012),
https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.261803 .
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