Particle Physics Seminar

"Higgs' invisible branching fraction at the LHC"

Presented by Tae Min Hong, University of Pennsylvania

Thursday, April 28, 2016, 3:00 pm — Small Seminar Room, Bldg. 510

Does the Higgs have a large invisible branching fraction? Two approaches are presented. The first is an indirect constraint of the invisible branching fraction using precision Higgs couplings measurements. The second is a direct search of invisible decays. In particular, I will discuss in detail two of ATLAS's results: the H -> WW in VBF, which is one of the strongest inputs for the couplings and the evidence for VBF Higgs production, and the H -> invisible in VBF, which gives the strongest direct limit. Comparisons with CMS's results are made.

Hosted by: Michael Begel

11547  |  INT/EXT  |  Events Calendar