# LHCb Theses

2018-02-21
06:04
 Observation of CP violation in B+/- → DK+/- decays / Gandini, Paolo An accurate determination of the angle γ of the Unitary Triangle is one of the most important goals of the LHCb experiment [...] Springer, 2017.

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2018-02-15
16:13
 Measurement of particle multiplicity and energy ﬂow in pp collisions at 13 TeV with the LHCb detector / Dreimanis, Karlis The LHC is the world's largest and highest-energy particle collider [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-310 - 180 p.

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2018-02-02
11:54
 CP Violation and Lifetime Measurements of Two-body Charmless Decays of B Hadrons at LHCb / Karodia, Sarah This thesis presents lifetime measurements of charmless two-body decays of b hadrons, specifically the decay modes known as $B\to h^+ h^{'-}$, where $B$ refers to meson or baryon containing a $b$ quark and $h^{(')}$ refers to a proton $p$, pion $\pi$ or kaon $K$ [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-302 - 179 p.

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2018-02-01
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 Searches for $CP$ violation in multi-body charm decays and studies of radiation damage in the LHCb VELO detector / Chen, Shanzhen This thesis presents two searches for direct charge-parity ($CP$) violation in multi-body decays in the charm-sector at LHCb, the development of techniques for performing model-independent searches for direct $CP$ violation in multi-body decays, and the development of studies of radiation damage ef [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-301 - 296 p.

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2018-01-26
11:22
 Search for a Higgs boson decaying to a pair of $b$ quarks in the forward region of $pp$ collisions with the LHCb detector / Sestini, Lorenzo LHCb is a forward spectrometer (pseudorapidity coverage 2 < $\eta$ < 5) designed for heavy flavour physics, located at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-294 - 172 p.

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2018-01-17
10:52
 Searches for two-body charmless baryonic $B^0$ decays at LHCb / Beddow, John The results of two separate searches for the rare two-body charmless baryonic decays B0 -> p pbar and B0s -> p pbar at the LHCb experiment are reported in this thesis [...] CERN-THESIS-2016-357 - Glasgow : University of Glasgow, 2016-09-26. - 166 p.

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2017-12-12
12:04
 $CP$ violation studies in three-body charmless $B^\pm$ decays and contributions to the LHCb SciFi Tracker / Rodrigues Cavalcante, Ana Barbara In the first part of the thesis, we present studies on three-body charmless $B^\pm$ decays [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-259 - 196 p.

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2017-12-12
10:12
 Measurements of production cross-sections and mixing of charm mesons at LHCb / Muller, Dominik The start of the second running period of the Large Hadron Collider in 2015, delivering proton-proton collisions at a centre-of-mass energy of $\sqrt{s}=13\ \mathrm{TeV}$, marks a new era in the study of particles containing charm quarks with samples of unprecedented size being recorded by the LHCb [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-257 - 208 p.

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2017-12-08
10:06
 Measurements of $CP$ violation in mixing of $B^0_s$ mesons and the $D^+_s$ production asymmetry at LHCb / Klaver, Suzanne This thesis reports two measurements performed using proton-proton collision data collected by the LHCb detector in 2011 and 2012, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 3$\ \text{fb}^{-1}$ and centre-of-mass energies of 7 and 8 TeV respectively [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-255 - 253 p.

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2017-12-06
16:45
 Study of double charm B decays with the LHCb experiment at CERN and track reconstruction for the LHCb upgrade / Quagliani, Renato Double charmed $B$ meson decays are dominated by the Cabibbo favoured $b\rightarrow c (W^{-} \rightarrow \overline{c}s)$ transition [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-254 - 293 p.

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