The Diboson Excess: Experimental Situation and Classification of Explanations; A Les Houches Pre-Proceeding

Abstract : We examine the `diboson' excess at $\sim 2$ TeV seen by the LHC experiments in various channels. We provide a comparison of the excess significances as a function of the mass of the tentative resonance and give the signal cross sections needed to explain the excesses. We also present a survey of available theoretical explanations of the resonance, classified in three main approaches. Beyond that, we discuss methods to verify the anomaly, determining the major properties of the various surpluses and exploring how different models can be discriminated. Finally, we give a tabular summary of the numerous explanations, presenting their main phenomenological features.
Document type :
Preprints, Working Papers, ...
Complete list of metadatas

http://hal.in2p3.fr/in2p3-01247095
Contributor : Sylvie Flores <>
Submitted on : Monday, December 21, 2015 - 11:40:35 AM
Last modification on : Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 11:40:10 AM

Links full text

Identifiers

  • HAL Id : in2p3-01247095, version 1
  • ARXIV : 1512.04357

Collections

Citation

J. Brehmer, G. Cacciapaglia. The Diboson Excess: Experimental Situation and Classification of Explanations; A Les Houches Pre-Proceeding. 2015. ⟨in2p3-01247095⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

29