+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Transversal modes and Higgs bosons in electroweak vector-boson scattering at the LHC



Transversal modes and Higgs bosons in electroweak vector-boson scattering at the LHC



European Physical Journal. C Particles and Fields 78(11): 931



Processes where W and Z bosons scatter into pairs of electroweak bosons W, Z, and Higgs, are sensitive probes of new physics in the electroweak sector. We study simplified models that describe typical scenarios of new physics and parameterize the range of possible LHC results between the standard-model prediction and unitarity limits. Extending the study beyond purely longitudinal scattering, we investigate the role of transversally polarized gauge bosons. Unitarity becomes an essential factor, and limits on parameters matched to the naive perturbative low-energy effective theory turn out to be necessarily model-dependent. We discuss the implications of our approach for the interpretation of LHC data on vector-boson scattering and Higgs-pair production.

Please choose payment method:






(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 066084044

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 30636926

DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-018-6398-4


Related references

Search for invisible decays of Higgs bosons in the vector boson fusion and associated ZH production modes. European Physical Journal. C Particles and Fields 74(8): 2980, 2014

Search for Charged Higgs Bosons Produced via Vector Boson Fusion and Decaying into a Pair of W and Z Bosons Using pp Collisions at sqrt[s]=13TeV. Physical Review Letters 119(14): 141802-141802, 2017

Higgs bosons from vector-boson fusion in e+e-, ep, and pp collisions. Physical Review. D, Particles and Fields 32(7): 1642-1649, 1985

Heavy-Higgs-boson production and vector-boson scattering processes in e+e- collisions at high energy. Physical Review. D Particles and Fields 38(5): 1433-1438, 1988

Search for Higgs bosons decaying into bb and produced in association with a vector boson in pp collisions at square root of s = 1.8 TeV. Physical Review Letters 95(5): 051801-051801, 2005

Isosinglet-quark decays to Higgs bosons in multi-Higgs-boson models. Physical Review. D Particles and Fields 41(7): 2120-2128, 1990

Determining the mass of the Higgs and the electroweak bosons. Chaos, Solitons & Fractals 24(3): 899-905, 2005

Phenomenology of isosinglet Higgs bosons in extended electroweak models. Physical Review. D Particles and Fields 34(1): 182-185, 1986

Electroweak Higgs boson plus three jet production at next-to-leading-order QCD. Physical Review Letters 111(21): 211802, 2013

Electroweak Corrections to pp→μ^{+}μ^{-}e^{+}e^{-}+X at the LHC: A Higgs Boson Background Study. Physical Review Letters 116(16): 161803-161803, 2016

Higgs boson mass as the discriminator of electroweak Models. Physical Review Letters 74(15): 2876-2879, 1995

Large Electroweak Corrections to Vector-Boson Scattering at the Large Hadron Collider. Physical Review Letters 118(26): 261801, 2017

Search for a Higgs boson decaying to two W bosons at CDF. Physical Review Letters 102(2): 021802, 2009

Electroweak corrections to decays involving a charged Higgs boson. Physical Review. D Particles and Fields 48(11): 5250-5258, 1993

Supersymmetric Higgs bosons in weak boson fusion. Physical Review Letters 102(9): 091802, 2009