Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Teraelectron volts, prompt photons, direct photons, next to leading order, QCD, CMS, LHC
Date of Defense
The study of the angular distribution of photon plus jet events in pp collisions at sqrt(S) =7 TeV with the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) detector is presented. The photon is restricted to the central region of the detector (|pseudorapidity|
Werner, Vanessa Gaultney, "Angular Distribution of Prompt Photons Using the Compact Muon Solenoid Detector at sqrt(S) = 7 TeV" (2012). FIU Electronic Theses and Dissertations. Paper 727.