Performance of tau-lepton reconstruction and identification in CMS
CMS Collaboration (ukupan broj autora: 2252)
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The performance of tau-lepton reconstruction and identification algorithms is studied using a data sample of proton-proton collisions at root s = 7 TeV, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 36 pb(-1) collected with the CMS detector at the LHC. The tau leptons that decay into one or three charged hadrons, zero or more short-lived neutral hadrons, and a neutrino are identified using final-state particles reconstructed in the CMS tracker and electromagnetic calorimeter. The reconstruction efficiency of the algorithms is measured using tau leptons produced in Z-boson decays. The tau-lepton misidentification rates for jets and electrons are determined.
Keywords:Si microstrip and pad detectors / Calorimeter methods / Detector modelling and simulations I (interaction of radiation with matter, interaction of photons with matter, interaction of hadrons with matter,etc)
Source:Journal of Instrumentation, 2012, 7
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