CMS Theses

2017-06-26
06:20
 Discovery of a Higgs Boson in the H to ZZ to 4 leptons channel / Vartak, Adish Pradeep A search for the standard model Higgs boson is presented using data collected in pp collisions at the LHC with the CMS detector [...]

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2017-06-23
10:49
 The rate dependent radiation induced signal degradation of diamond detectors / Kassel, Florian Robert CERN-THESIS-2017-071 IEKP-KA/2017-19. - 219 p.

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2017-06-09
13:59
 Search for Direct Stau Pair Production at 8 TeV with the CMS Detector / Beirao Da Cruz E Silva, Cristovao In the Standard Model (SM) of Particle Physics, the particle masses are generated through theHiggs mechanism through the breaking of the electroweak symmetry [...] CMS-TS-2017-009 ; CERN-THESIS-2017-060. - 2017. - 182 p.

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2017-06-09
13:58
 Search for the Standard Model Higgs boson decaying to $b$ quarks with the CMS experiment / Donato, Silvio Chapter 1 describes the theory of the Higgs boson in the framework of the SM and gives an overview of the physics of the Higgs boson and of its search performed by the CMS and ATLAS collaborations during the LHC Run 1 [...] CMS-TS-2017-008 ; CERN-THESIS-2017-059. - 2017. - 168 p.

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2017-06-09
13:56
 Search for Supersymmetric Top-Quark Partners Using Support Vector Machines and Upgrade of the Hadron Calorimeter Front-End Readout Control System at CMS / Sahin, Mehmet Ozgur In this thesis a search for direct pair production of supersymmetric top-quark partners aswell as work on the upgrade of the front-end readout controller of the Hadron Calorimeter(HCAL) of the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment are presented.The most appealing extension of the Standard Model (SM [...] CMS-TS-2017-007 ; CERN-THESIS-2017-057. - 2017. - 171 p.

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2017-06-09
10:39
 Study of the linearity of the Electromagnetic Calorimeter of the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment using $J/\Psi$, $\Upsilon$ and $Z$ resonances / Vazzoler, Federico The work is divided into four chapters [...] CMS-TS-2017-006 ; CERN-THESIS-2017-056. - 2017. - 146 p.

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2017-05-31
19:23
 A Collider Search for Dark Matter Produced in Association with a Higgs Boson with the CMS Detector at the 13 TeV LHC / Burns, Dustin Ray The study presented in this dissertation is a search for dark matter produced in 13 TeV proton- proton collisions at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) using 35.9 fb −1 of data collected in 2016 with the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) detector [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-048 - 155 p.

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2017-05-31
17:20
 Optimization of the transporting beam for the CMS Barrel under a displacement constraint / Tansek, Martina The aim of this research was to find the optimal solution for the design of the new transporting beam for the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) Barrel [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-047 - 108 p.

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2017-05-25
14:22
 Upgrading the Interface and Developer Tools of the Trigger Supervisor Software Framework of the CMS experiment at CERN / Dirkx, Glenn The Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) Trigger Supervisor (TS) is a software framework that has been designed to handle the CMS Level-1 trigger setup, configuration and monitoring during data taking as well as all communications with the main run control of CMS [...] CERN-THESIS-2016-303 - 258 p.

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2017-05-24
16:05
 Search for new physics in the tau plus missing energy final states at CMS / Padeken, Klaas Ole In this thesis the first search for a heavy charged vector boson W' in the final state with a hadronicaly decaying tau lepton and two neutrinos is described.The analysed data include 20 fb-1 of LHC proton proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 8 TeV as well as 2.3 fb-1 at sqrt(s) = 13 TeV recorded with the [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-044 - 203 p.

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