W physics at the LHC with FEWZ 2.1



Abstract We present an updated version of the FEWZ (Fully Exclusive W and Z production) code for the calculation of ^(W±)and ^(γ*)Z production at next-to-next-to-leading order in the strong coupling. Several new features and observables are introduced, and an order-of-magnitude speed improvement over the performance of FEWZ 2.0 is demonstrated. New phenomenological results for ^(W±)production and comparisons with LHC data are presented, and used to illustrate the range of physics studies possi... Title of program: FEWZ 2.1 Catalogue Id: AEJP_v1_1 Nature of problem Calculation of hadroproduction of W bosons, with differential distributions, at next-to-next-to-leading order in the strong coupling. Versions of this program held in the CPC repository in Mendeley Data AEJP_v1_0; FEWZ; 10.1016/j.cpc.2011.06.008 AEJP_v1_1; FEWZ 2.1; 10.1016/j.cpc.2012.09.005 This program has been imported from the CPC Program Library held at Queen's University Belfast (1969-2018)
Date made availableJan 1 2013
PublisherMendeley Data

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