DESY-13-088
CERN-PH-TH-2013-103
CP3-13-23
arXiv:1305.7088
Phys.Lett. B726 (2013) 223-227

by: Papanastasiou, A.S. (DESY) et al.

Abstract:
This letter details and discusses the next-to-leading order QCD corrections to $t$-channel electro-weak $W^+ b j$ production, where finite top-width effects are consistently taken into account. The computation is done within the aMC@NLO framework and includes both resonant and non-resonant contributions as well as interferences between the two. Results are presented for the LHC and compared to those of the narrow-width approximation and effective theory approaches.
Link:
http://inspirehep.net/record/1236225
Publ date:
Friday, May 31, 2013 - 16:07