High Energy Particle Physics


Complete Description of Polarization Effects in Top Quark Decays Including Higher Order QCD Corrections

Authors: Bodo Lampe

The complete set of matrix elements for all polarization configurations in top quark decays is presented including higher order QCD corrections. The analysis is done in the framework of the helicity formalism. The results can be used in a variety of circumstances, e.g. in the experimental analysis of top quark production and decay at Tevatron, LHC and NLC. Relations to LEP1 and LEP2 physics are pointed out.

Comments: 26 pages.

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[v1] 31 Mar 2011

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