# LHCb Theses

2015-02-26
13:57
 A data processing firmware for an upgrade of the Outer Tracker detector at the LHCb experiment / Swientek, Stefan This thesis describes the data processing software for an Outer Tracker upgrade at the LHCb experiment [...] CERN-THESIS-2015-009 - 103 p.

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2015-02-25
09:09
 Phenomenological studies of top quark production in the forward region of phase space at the LHC / Gauld, Rhorry This thesis contains phenomenological studies of top quark production in the forward region of phase space at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-266 - 180 p.

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2015-02-19
12:22
 Development of an external readout electronics for a hybrid photon detector / Uyttenhove, Simon The pixel hybrid photon detectors currently installed in the LHCb Cherenkov system encapsulate readout electronics in the vacuum tube envelope [...] CERN-THESIS-2015-006 - 79 p.

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2015-02-17
11:27
 Measurement of $CP$ Violation in $B \rightarrow D K^{*}$ Decays with the LHCb Experiment / Smith, Edmund Robert Henry This thesis reports an analysis of 3.0 fb$^{-1}$ of $pp$ collision data collected by the LHCb experiment in 2011 and 2012 [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-261 - 185 p.

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2015-02-12
09:58
 Search for the decay X(3872)$\to J/\psi \omega$ in the LHCb experiment at CERN / Capriotti, Lorenzo In the Standard Model of particles, any non [$q\bar{q}$] or [$qqq$] composite state is labelled as $\textit{exotic}$: this includes different combinations which are in principle allowed (tetraquark, pentaquark, mesonic molecule, glueball, and other) but were never observed for a long time, up to 20 [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-258 - 86 p.

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2015-02-10
09:40
 Search for Charged Lepton Flavour Violation at LHCb experiment / Chrzaszcz, Marcin The thesis describes searches for charged lepton flavour violation in the process $\tau^-\rightarrow\mu^-\mu^+\mu^-$ [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-249 - 125 p.

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2015-02-09
17:09
 Study of Rare Charm Decays with the LHCb Detector at CERN / Kochebina, Olga Rare charm decays proceed mostly through the $c\rightarrow u$ Flavor Changing Neutral Current (FCNC), which is possible only at loop level in the Standard Model (SM) [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-247 - 268 p.

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2015-02-05
11:50
 Search for exotic resonances in the decay $B^+ \rightarrow J/\psi \; \omega K^+$ in the LHCb experiment at CERN / Andreassi, Guido “The expression \textit{exotic resonances} indicates those states whose characteristics don’t fit in the ordinary mesons nor baryons scheme.\\ In this thesis an analysis of the $J/\psi \; \omega$ invariant mass in the decay $B^+ \rightarrow (J/\psi \rightarrow \mu^+ \mu^-) \; (\omega \rightarro [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-243 - 86 p. Fulltext 2015-02-04 15:51  Optimisation of LHCb Applications for Multi- and Manycore Job Submission / Rauschmayr, Nathalie The Worldwide LHC Computing Grid (WLCG) is the largest Computing Grid and is used by all Large Hadron Collider experiments in order to process their recorded data [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-242 - 148 p. Fulltext 2015-01-26 11:37  Search for the doubly charmed baryon at LHCb / Zhong, Liang The doubly charmed baryon$\Xi_{cc}^+\$, containing two charm quarks, is a baryon predicted by the SU(4) quark model [...] CERN-THESIS-2014-231 - 136 p.

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