We are inviting IDEALS users, both people looking for materials in IDEALS and those who want to deposit their work, to give us feedback on improving this service through an interview. Participants will receive a $20 VISA gift card. Please sign up via webform. # Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "A Toroidal LHC Apparatus (ATLAS)" • (2015-04-16) This dissertation presents a measurement of differential cross sections as a function of mass, transverse momentum and rapidity of the top quark pairs using$\sqrt{s} = 7 \TeV$proton-proton collision data collected by the ... application/pdf PDF (11MB) • (2013-08-22) This thesis documents several searches for charged Higgs bosons ($H^{\pm}$) in the decay$H^{\pm} \rightarrow \tau_{had} \nu\$, which are performed using data recorded in 2011 and 2012 by the ATLAS detector at the LHC. The ...

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A search for flavor-changing neutral currents in top quark decays is described. Data collected at a center- of-mass energy of √s = 7 TeV during 2011 corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 2.1 fb^{-1} are used. A ...

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A matrix element method analysis of the Standard Model Higgs boson, produced in association with two top quarks decaying to the lepton-plus-jets channel is presented. Based on 20.3 fb−1 of √s=8 TeV data, produced at the ...

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