SMU Physics Preprints


Faculty and Post Doc Publications

2016

  • SMU-HEP-16-12 Vector boson production in pPb and PbPb collisions at the LHC and its impact on nCTEQ15 PDFs , by A. Kusina, F. Lyonnet, D.B. Clark, E. Godat, T. Jezo, K. Kovarik, F.I. Olness, I. Schienbein, and J.Y. Yu.
  • SMU-HEP-16-11 PyR@TE 2, A Python tool for computing RGEs at two-loop , by Florian Lyonnet
  • SMU-HEP-16-10 On the impact of kinetic mixing in the beta functions at two-loop , by Florian Lyonnet
  • SMU-HEP-16-09 NLO+NLL Collider Bounds, Dirac Fermion and Scalar Dark Matter in the B-L Model , by Michael Klasen, Florian Lyonnet, and Farinaldo S. Queiroz
  • SMU-HEP-16-08 Resummed background for heavy diphoton resonances , by P. Nadolsky and K. P. Xie
  • SMU-HEP-16-07 CTEQ-TEA PDFs and HERA I+II Combined Data , by T.-J. Hou, S. Dulat, J. Gao, M. Guzzi, J. Huston, P. Nadolsky, J. Pumplin, C. Schmidt, D. Stump, and C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-16-06 Reconstruction of Monte Carlo replicas from Hessian parton distributions , by P. Nadolsky, S. Dulat, J. Gao, T.-J. Hou, J. Huston, J. Pumplin, C. Schmidt, D. Stump, B. Wang, K. Xie, and C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-16-05 ManeParse: a Mathematica Reader for Parton Distribution Functions , by D. Benjamin Clark, Eric Godat, Fred Olness
  • SMU-HEP-16-04 A Database for Storing the Results of Material Radio-purity Measurements , by J.C. Loach, J. Cooley, G.A. Cox, Z. Li, K.D. Nguyen, A.W.P. Poon
  • SMU-HEP-16-03 Construction and phenomenological applications of PDF4LHC parton distributions , by J. Gao, T.-J. Hou, J. Huston, P.M. Nadolsky, B. T. Wang, K. P. Xie, published in Les Houches 2015: Physics at TeV Colliders, Standard Model Working Group Report, arXiv:1605.04692, page 13.
  • SMU-HEP-16-02 The Solar Solution: Tracking the Sun with Low-Energy Neutrinos , by Nicole Hartman and Stephen Sekula, arxiv.org/abs/1605.01787
  • SMU-HEP-16-01 Heavy-quark mass treatment for deep inelastic scattering at N3LO level , by Pavel Nadolsky, Boting Wang, and Keping Xie

2015

  • SMU-HEP-15-14 Applications of QCD factorization in multi-scale hadronic scattering , by Bowen Wang, Ph. D. thesis, August 2015.
  • SMU-HEP-15-13 Electroweak top-quark pair production at the LHC with Z' bosons in NLO QCD and with parton showers , by Florian Lyonnet
  • SMU-HEP-15-12 PDF4LHC recommendations for Run II , by Jon Butterworth, Stefano Carrazza, Amanda Cooper-Sarkar, Albert de Roeck, Joel Feltesse, Stefano Forte, Jun Gao, Joey Huston, Zahari Kassabov, Ronan McNulty, Andreas Morsch, Pavel Nadolsky, Voica Radescu, Juan Rojo and Robert Thorne. arXiv:1510.03865 [hep-ph].
  • SMU-HEP-15-11 Vector Boson production with Heavy Ions at the LHC , D. B. Clark, K. Kovarik, A. Kusina, T. Jezo, C. Keppel, F. Lyonnet, J. G. Morfin, F. I. Olness, J. F. Owens, I. Schienbein, J. Y. Yu Presented at: XXIII International Workshop on Deep-Inelastic Scattering, 27 April - May 1 2015, Dallas, Texas
  • SMU-HEP-15-10 ManeParse: a set of Mathematica packages for reading and calculating with LHA and CTEQ Parton Distribution Functions , D. Benjamin Clark, Eric Godat, Fred Olness
  • SMU-HEP-15-09 W/Z Boson Production at the LHC with the nCTEQ Nuclear PDFs , D. B. Clark, Tomas Jezo, Karol Kovarik A. Kusina, F. I. Olness,
  • SMU-HEP-15-08 nCTEQ15 - Global analysis of nuclear parton distributions with uncertainties in the CTEQ framework , K. Kovarik, A. Kusina, T. Jezo, D. B. Clark, C. Keppel, F. Lyonnet, J.G. Morfin, F. I. Olness, J. F. Owens, I. Schienbein, J. Y. Yu arXiv:1509.00792 [hep-ph]
  • SMU-HEP-15-07 The CT14 Global Analysis of Quantum Chromodynamics , By S. Dulat, T.-J. Hou, J. Gao, M. Guzzi, J. Huston, P. Nadolsky, J. Pumplin, C. Schmidt, D. Stump, C.-P. Yuan arXiv:1506.07443 [hep-ph].
  • SMU-HEP-15-06 The PDF4LHC report on PDFs and LHC data: Results from Run I and preparation for Run II , By J. Rojo, A. Accardi, R. D. Ball, A. Cooper-Sarkar, A. De Roeck, S. Farry, J. Ferrando, S. Forte, J. Gao, L. Harland-Lang, J. Huston, A. Glazov, M. Gouzevitch, C. Gwenlan, K. Lipka, M. Lisovyi, M. Mangano, P. Nadolsky, L. Perrozzi, R. Placakyte, V. Radescu, G. Salam, R. Thorne arXiv:1507.00556 [hep-ph].
  • SMU-HEP-15-05 Impact of heavy-flavour production cross sections measured by the LHCb experiment on parton distribution functions at low x , By O. Zenaiev, A. Geiser, K. Lipka, J. Blumlein, A. Cooper-Sarkar, M.-V.Garzelli, M. Guzzi, O. Kuprash, S.-O. Moch, P. Nadolsky, R. Placakyte, K. Rabbertz, I. Schienbein, P. Starovoitov arXiv:1503.04581 [hep-ph].
  • SMU-HEP-15-04 Studies on the Reduction of Radon Plate-Out , M. Bruemmer, M. Nakib, R. Calkins, J. Cooley, and S. Sekula. Proceedings of the Low Radioactivity Techniques Conference. University of Washington, Seattle, WA. March 18-20, 2015.
  • SMU-HEP-15-03 Background Characterization and Studies Using the XIA ULTRALO-1800 for Dark Matter Experiments , Nakib, Mayisha. Senior Thesis. Advisor: Professor Jodi Cooley. 2015.
  • SMU-HEP-15-02 Studies on the Reduction of Radon Plate-out on Copper Using Electric Fields , Bruemmer, Matthew. Senior Thesis. Advisor: Professor Stephen Sekula. 2015.
  • SMU-HEP-15-01 On the intrinsic bottom content of the nucleon and its impact on heavy new physics at the LHC , Florian Lyonnet et al.

2014

  • SMU-HEP-14-08 Top-quark forward-backward asymmetry in e+e- annihilation at NNLO in QCD , Jun Gao, Hua Xing Zhu, published in arXiv:1410.3165.
  • SMU-HEP-14-07 TBA , Roberto Vega
  • SMU-HEP-14-06 Electroweak prodution of top-quark pair in e+e. annihilation at NNLO in QCD: the vector contributions , Jun Gao and Hua Xing Zhu
  • SMU-HEP-14-05 TBA , Yu and Schienbein
  • SMU-HEP-14-04 The new PV prescription for IR singularities in NLO splitting functions , M. Skrzypek, O. Gituliara, S. Jadach, A. Kusina
  • SMU-HEP-14-03 Update on nCTEQ PDFs: nuclear PDF uncertainties and LHC applications , A. Kusina et al.
  • SMU-HEP-14-02 Applications of META parton distribution functions , Jun Gao, Joey Huston, and Pavel Nadolsky
  • SMU-HEP-14-01 PDF dependence of the Higgs production cross section in gluon fusion from HERA data , Amanda Cooper-Sarkar, Stefano Forte, Jun Gao, Joey Houston, Pavel Nadolsky, Jon Pumplin, Voica Radescu, Juan Rojo, Robert Thorne, and C.-P. Yuan, published in Les Houches 2013: Physics at TeV Colliders, Standard Model Working Group Report, arXiv:1405.1067, page 37.

2013

  • SMU-HEP-13-31 Higgs Boson Cross Section from CTEQ-TEA Global Analysis , Sayipjamal Dulat, Tie-Jiun Hou, Jun Gao, Joey Huston, Pavel Nadolsky, Jon Pumplin, Carl Schmidt, Daniel Stump, C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-13-30 Nonperturbative contributions to a resummed leptonic angular distribution in inclusive neutral vector boson production , Marco Guzzi, Pavel M. Nadolsky, Bowen Wang
  • SMU-HEP-13-29 Intrinsic Charm Parton Distribution Functions from CTEQ-TEA Global Analysis , Sayipjamal Dulat, Tie-Jiun Hou, Jun Gao, Joey Huston, Jon Pumplin, Carl Schmidt, Daniel Stump, C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-13-28 Cell Center Finder for the NOvA Far Detector Modules , V. Kravtsov and T.E. Coan.
  • SMU-HEP-13-27 NOvA: Physics, Status and Technology , T.E. Coan, 14th ICATPP Conference on Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics and Detectors for Physics Applications, 23-27 September, 2013, Como, Italy.
  • SMU-HEP-13-26 On regularizing the infrared singularities in QCD NLO splitting functions with the new Principal Value prescription , M. Skrzypek, O. Gituliar, S. Jadach, A. Kusina
  • SMU-HEP-13-25 A meta-analysis of parton distribution functions , Jun Gao, Pavel Nadolsky
  • SMU-HEP-13-24 Virtual corrections to the NLO Splitting Functions for Monte Carlo: the non-singlet case , O.Gituliar, S.Jadach, A.Kusina, M.Skrzypek
  • SMU-HEP-13-23 NLO corrections in the initial state parton shower Monte Carlo , S.Jadach, A.Kusina, W.Placzek, M.Skrzypek
  • SMU-HEP-13-22 Differentiating the production mechanisms of the Higgs-like resonance using inclusive observables at hadron colliders , Jun Gao
  • SMU-HEP-13-21 A $N_F$-Dependent VFNS for Heavy Flavors: Merging the FFNS and VFNS , A. Kusina, I. Schienbein, F. I. Olness, T. Jezo, K. Kovarik, T. Stavreva, J. Y. Yu
  • SMU-HEP-13-20 A Hybrid Scheme for Heavy Flavors: Merging the FFNS and VFNS , A. Kusina, I. Schienbein, F. I. Olness, T. Jezo, K. Kovarik, T. Stavreva, J. Y. Yu
  • SMU-HEP-13-19 Demonstration of Surface Electron Rejection with Interleaved Germanium Detectors for Dark Matter Search , The SuperCDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Submitted to Physical Review Letters arXiv:1305.2405.
  • SMU-HEP-13-18 DARK MATTER SEARCH RESULTS USING THE SILICON DETECTORS OF CDMS II , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Submitted to Physical Review Letters e-Print: arXiv:1304.4279.
  • SMU-HEP-13-17 SILICON DETECTOR RESULTS FROM THE FIRST FIVE-TOWER RUN OF CDMS II , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Submitted to Physical Review D Rapid Communication. e-Print:arXiv:1304:3706
  • SMU-HEP-13-16 COMBINED LIMITS ON WIMPs FROM THE CDMS AND EDELWEISS EXPERIMENTS , The CDMS and EDELWEISS Collaborations (J. Cooley), Phys. Rev. D 84:011102, 2011. e-Print: arXiv:1105.3377
  • SMU-HEP-13-15 SEARCH FOR INELASTIC DARK MATTER WITH THE CDMS II EXPERIMENT , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Physical Review D 83:112002, 2011. e-Print arXiv:1012.5078.
  • SMU-HEP-13-14 RESULTS FROM A LOW-ENERGY ANALYSIS OF THE CDMS II GERMANIUM DATA , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Physical Review Letters 106:131302, 2011 e-Print arXiv:1011.2482.
  • SMU-HEP-13-13 THE CDMS II DATA ACQUISITION SYSTEM , D.A. Bauer et al. (J. Cooley) Nuclear Instruments and Methods A: 638 (2011) p.127
  • SMU-HEP-13-12 LOW-THRESHOLD ANALYSIS OF CDMS SHALLOW-SITE DATA , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Physical Review D 82:122004,2010. e-Print arXiv:1010.4290
  • SMU-HEP-13-11 DARK MATTER SEARCH RESULTS FROM THE CDMS II EXPERIMENT , CDMS Collaboration (J. Cooley), Science 327:1619-1621, 2010. e-Print arXiv:0912.3592
  • SMU-HEP-13-10 Ellipsoidal fitting of discrete two-dimensional data , Rafey Anwar and Pavel Nadolsky
  • SMU-HEP-13-09 Charm quark mass dependence in a global QCD analysis , Jun Gao, Marco Guzzi, and Pavel Nadolsky, arXiv:1304.3494
  • SMU-HEP-13-08 CIJET: a program for computation of jet cross sections induced by quark contact interactions at hadron colliders , Jun Gao
  • SMU-HEP-13-07 Measurement of the Top Quark Mass in Dilepton Final States with the Neutrino Weighting Method at the D0 Experiment , Ph.D. Thesis, Yuriy Ilchenko
  • SMU-HEP-13-06 Data communication for future experiments , Tiankuan Liu, Joint CPAD and Instrumentation Frontier Community Meeting, Jan. 9-11, 2013, Argonne National Lab, Lemont, IL 60439, USA. Slides available: https://indico.fnal.gov/contributionDisplay.py?sessionId=8&contribId=81&confId=6050
  • SMU-HEP-13-05 The 120Gbps optical transmitter development for the High-Luminosity LHC (HL-LHC) experiments , Annie Xiang, John Chramowicz, Nahid Gezqin, Datao Gong, Suen Hou, Chonghan Liu, Tiankuan Liu, Alan Prosser, Da-Shung Su, Ping-Kun Teng, Simon Kwan, Jingbo Ye, Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP), Oxford, United Kingdom, September 17-21, 2012. Poster available: http://indico.cern.ch/contributionDisplay.py?contribId=87&confId=170595
  • SMU-HEP-13-04 The Design of 8-Gbps VCSEL Drivers for the ATLAS Liquid Argon Calorimeter Upgrade , Futian Liang, Datao Gong, Suen Hou, Tiankuan Liu, Chonghan Liu, Da-Shung Su, Ping-Kun Teng, Annie C. Xiang, Jingbo Ye and Ge Jin, Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP), Oxford, United Kingdom, September 17-21, 2012. Poster available: http://indico.cern.ch/contributionDisplay.py?contribId=14&confId=170595
  • SMU-HEP-13-03 A two-channel, 8-Gbps serializer ASIC for the ATLAS liquid argon calorimeter upgrade , Datao Gong, Suen Hou, Mengxun He, Futian Liang, Chonghan Liu, Tiankuan Liu, Da-Shung Su, Ping-Kun Teng, Annie C. Xiang, Jingbo Ye, Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP)2012, Oxford, United Kingdom, September 17-21, 2012. Poster available: http://indico.cern.ch/contributionDisplay.py?contribId=117&confId=170595
  • SMU-HEP-13-02 A low-latency, low-overhead, quick resynchronization line code for the optical data links of the ATLAS liquid argon calorimeter upgrade , Tiankuan Liu, Datao Gong, Mengxun He, Futian Liang, Chonghan Liu, Annie C. Xiang, Jingbo Ye, Xiandong Zhao, Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP), Oxford, United Kingdom, September 17-21, 2012. Poster available: http://indico.cern.ch/contributionDisplay.py?contribId=95&confId=170595
  • SMU-HEP-13-01 The design of an optical link for the ATLAS liquid argon calorimeter upgrade , Tiankuan Liu, Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP), Oxford, United Kingdom, September 17-21, 2012. Slides available: http://indico.cern.ch/contributionDisplay.py?contribId=91&confId=170595

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2002

  • SMU-HEP-02-17 Scale setting for alpha(s) beyond leading order , K. Hornbostel, G.P. Lepage, C. Morningstar, Phys.Rev.D67:034023,2003.
  • SMU-HEP-02-16 Indispensability of residual gauge fields and extended Hamiltonian formalism in light-front quantization of gauge fields, Y. Nakawaki and Gary McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-02-15 Lessons from gauge (and nongauge) theories in low (<12) dimensions, Gary McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-02-14 Resummation for single-spin asymmetries in W boson production Pavel M. Nadolsky and C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-02-13 New Generation of Parton Distributions with Uncertainties from Global QCD Analysis J. Pumplin et al. (Nadolsky)
  • SMU-HEP-02-12 Summary: Working Group on QCD and Strong Interactions E. Berger et al. (Nadolsky, Kidonakis, Olness)
  • SMU-HEP-02-11 The QCD/SM Working Group: Summary Report W. Giele et al. (Nadolsky, Kidonakis, Olness, Scalise)
  • SMU-HEP-02-10 Soft and collinear parton radiation in heavy quark production P.M. Nadolsky, N. Kidonakis, F. Olness, and C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-02-09, CLEO CBX 02-30 First Search for FCNC decay of D0-- GammaGamma Y. Gao
  • SMU-HEP-02-08, CLEO CBX02-29 Tau decays to three charged particles at CLEO III F. Liu Y. Gao, R. Stroynowski
  • SMU-HEP-02-07, CLEO CBX02-13 Tracking Efficiency systematics at CLEO III F. Liu and Y. Gao
  • SMU-HEP-02-06 Tevatron Run II data and Collins-Soper-Sterman Resummation Formalism F. Laudry, R. Brock, P.M. Nadolsky, C.-P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-02-05 Diphoton production in gluon fusion at small transverse momentum P.M. Nadolsky and C.R. Schmidt
  • SMU-HEP-02-04 The CLEO-c Physics Program, Thomas Coan
  • SMU-HEP-02-03 Construction, Pattern Recognition and Performance of the CLEO III LiF-TEA RICH Detector, T.E. Coan et al.
  • SMU-HEP-02-02 Development of collinear radiation in the DIS heavy - quark production, Nadolsky, P.M.,N. Kidonakis, F.I. Olness, C.P. Yuan
  • SMU-HEP-02-01 The mass renormalization of nonperturbative light-front Hamiltonian theory: An illustration using truncated, Pauli-Villars-regulated Yukawa interactions, Brodsky, Hiller, and McCartor

2001

  • SMU-HEP-01-15 Constrained curve fitting , G.P. Lepage et al. (K. Hornbostel), Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl.106:12-20,2002.
  • SMU-HEP-01-14, hep-ex/0108005 Recent results from CLEO, Yongsheng Gao
  • SMU-HEP-01-13, CLEO CBX01-43 Observation of exclusive B-- D(*)K*- , F. Liu, Y. Gao, R. Stroynowski
  • SMU-HEP-01-12 Heavy-quark parton distribution functions and their uncertainties, Pavel Nadolsky
  • SMU-HEP-01-11 PDF uncertainties in W H production at Tevatron, Pavel Nadolsky
  • SMU-HEP-01-10 , Jingbo Ye
  • SMU-HEP-01-09 Recent results from CLEO collaboration, Yongsheng Gao
  • SMU-HEP-01-08 Experimental Aspects of t physics at CLEO-c, Yury Maravin
  • SMU-HEP-01-07 Application of Pauli-Villars regularization and discretized light-cone quantization to s single-fermion truncation of Yukama theory, Brodsky, Hiller, and McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-01-06 Exact solutions to Pauli-Villars-regulated field theories, Brodsky, Hiller, and McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-01-05 Direct CP Violation, Jingbo Ye
  • SMU-HEP-01-04, CLEO CBX 01-20 Search for exclusive FCNC decays at CLEO, Yongsheng Gao
  • SMU-HEP-01-03 Search for CP violation in tau decays, Yuri Maravin
  • SMU-HEP-01-02 CP violation search in tau → pi pi0 nu decays, Thomas Coan
  • SMU-HEP-01-01 Perturbation theory in light-cone gauge, Eliana Vianello

2000

  • SMU-HEP-00-20 Scale setting for alpha(s) beyond leading order , K. Hornbostel, G.P. Lepage, C. Morningstar, Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl.94:579-583,2001.
  • SMU-HEP-00-19 Extended Hamiltonian Formalism of the Pure Spacelike Axial Gauge Schwinger Model, Gary McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-00-18 The Drell-Hearn Sum Rule at Order alpha^3, Roberto Vega
  • SMU-HEP-00-17, hep-ex/0011003 Results on B to Charmonia Decvays from CLEO, Yongsheng Gao
  • SMU-HEP-00-16 Redundancy or GaAs? Two different approaches to solve the problem of SEU (Single Event Upset) in a Digital Optical Link, Bernard Dinkespiler, Ryszard Stroynowski, Shouxuan Xie, Jingbo Ye
  • SMU-HEP-00-15 The CLEO III Ring Imaging Cherenkov Detector, Thomas Coan, Vitali Fadeyev, Jingbo Ye, et al.
  • SMU-HEP-00-14 Rare B Meson Decays in CLEO, Ryszard Stroynowski
  • SMU-HEP-00-13 Radiative B Decays at CLEO, Thomas Coan
  • SMU-HEP-00-12 Chiral Symmetry Breaking in the Light Cone Representation, Gary McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-00-11 Parton Densities at High x, Fredrick I. Olness et al.
  • SMU-HEP-00-10 Large x Parton Distributions, Fredrick I. Olness et al.
  • SMU-HEP-00-09 SIMP (Strongly Interacting Massive Particle) Search, Vigdor L. Teplitz, Rabindra N. Mohapatra, Fredrick I. Olness, and Ryszard Stroynowski
  • SMU-HEP-00-08 Predictions for Neutrino Structure Functions, Fredrick I. Olness, Randall J. Scalise, et al.
  • SMU-HEP-00-07 Indispensability of Ghost Fields and Extended Hamiltonian Formalism in Axial Gauge Quantization of Gauge Fields, Yuji Nakawaki and Gary McCartor
  • SMU-HEP-00-06 Regulating the P^+=0 Singularity, Gary Mccartor
  • SMU-HEP-00-05 Simp (Strongly Interacting Massive Particle) Search, Vigdor L. Teplitz, Rabindra N. Mohapatra, Fredrick I. Olness, and Ryszard Stroynowski
  • SMU-HEP-00-04 Heavy Quark Production and PDFs Subgroup Report, Fredrick I. Olness
  • SMU-HEP-00-03 Expected Coverage of Bayesian Confidence Intervals for the Mean of a Poisson Statistic in measurements with Background, Ilya Narsky
  • SMU-HEP-00-02 The CLEO III Upgrade, Thomas Coan
  • SMU-HEP-00-01 Mirror Dark Matter and Core Density of Galaxies, Rabindra N. Mohapatra and Vigdor L. Teplitz