Factorization and N3LLp+NNLO predictions for the Higgs cross section with a jet veto

  title={Factorization and N3LLp+NNLO predictions for the Higgs cross section with a jet veto},
  author={Thomas Becher and Matthias Neubert and Lorena Rothen},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
A bstractWe have recently derived a factorization formula for the Higgs-boson production cross section in the presence of a jet veto, which allows for a systematic resummation of large Sudakov logarithms of the form $ \alpha_s^n{\ln^m}\left( {{{{p_T^{\mathrm{veto}}}} \left/ {{{m_{\mathrm{H}}}}} \right.}} \right) $, along with the large virtual corrections known to affect also the total cross section. Here we determine the ingredients entering this formula at two-loop accuracy. Specifically, we… Expand
High precision predictions for exclusive V H production at the LHC
A bstractWe present a resummation-improved prediction for pp → V H + 0 jets at the Large Hadron Collider. We focus on highly-boosted final states in the presence of jet veto to suppress the $Expand
Resummation prediction on Higgs and vector boson associated production with a jet veto at the LHC
A bstractWe investigate the resummation effects for the SM Higgs and vector boson associated production at the LHC with a jet veto in soft-collinear effective theory using “collinear anomalous”Expand
Automated NNLL $$+$$+ NLO resummation for jet-veto cross sections
In electroweak-boson production processes with a jet veto, higher-order corrections are enhanced by logarithms of the veto scale over the invariant mass of the boson system. In this paper, we resumExpand
Jet Vetoes interfering with H → WW
A bstractFar off-shell Higgs production in H → WW, ZZ, is a particularly powerful probe of Higgs properties, allowing one to disentangle Higgs width and coupling information unavailable in on-shellExpand
Drell-Yan process with jet vetoes: breaking of generalized factorization
A bstractResummation of hadron collision cross sections, when the measurement imposes a hierarchy of scales, relies on factorization. Cancellation of Glauber/Coulomb gluons is a necessary conditionExpand
Jet-vetoed Higgs cross section in gluon fusion at N3LO+NNLL with small-R resummation
A bstractWe present new results for the jet-veto efficiency and zero-jet cross section in Higgs production through gluon fusion. We incorporate the N3LO corrections to the total cross section, theExpand
Higgs production at NNLL′+NNLO using rapidity dependent jet vetoes
The rapidity-dependent jet veto observables T Bj $$ {\mathcal{T}}_{Bj} $$ and T Cj $$ {\mathcal{T}}_{Cj} $$ provide a tight jet veto at central rapidity, gradually transitioning to a loose veto atExpand
Higgs boson production in association with a jet at next-to-next-to-leading order in perturbative QCD
The computational method described is applicable to the calculation of NNLO QCD corrections to any other 2 → 2 process at a hadron collider without modification. Expand
Finite top-mass effects in gluon-induced Higgs production with a jet-veto at NNLO
A bstractEffects from a finite top quark mass on the H+n-jet coss section through gluon fusion are studied for n = 0/n ≥ 1 at NNLO/NLO QCD. For this purpose, sub-leading terms in 1/mt are calculated.Expand
Resummation of double-differential cross sections and fully-unintegrated parton distribution functions
A bstractLHC measurements involve cuts on several observables, but resummed calculations are mostly restricted to single variables. We show how the resummation of a class of double-differentialExpand


Factorization and NNLL Resummation for Higgs production with a jet veto
A bstractUsing methods of effective field theory, we derive the first all-order factorization theorem for the Higgs-boson production cross section with a jet veto, imposed by means of a standardExpand
Higgs-boson production at small transverse momentum
A bstractUsing methods from effective field theory, we have recently developed a novel, systematic framework for the calculation of the cross sections for electroweak gauge-boson production at smallExpand
Electroweak gauge-boson production at small qT: Infrared safety from the collinear anomaly
A bstractUsing methods from effective field theory, we develop a novel, systematic framework for the calculation of the cross sections for electroweak gauge-boson production at small and very smallExpand
Drell–Yan production at small qT, transverse parton distributions and the collinear anomaly
Using methods from effective field theory, an exact all-order expression for the Drell–Yan cross section at small transverse momentum is derived directly in qT space, in which all large logarithmsExpand
Resummation of jet-veto logarithms in hadronic processes containing jets
We derive a factorization theorem for production of an arbitrary number of colorsinglet particles accompanied by a xed number of jets at the LHC. The jets are dened with the standard antikTExpand
An Effective field theory for collinear and soft gluons: Heavy to light decays
We construct the Lagrangian for an effective theory of highly energetic quarks with energy Q, interacting with collinear and soft gluons. This theory has two low energy scales, the transverseExpand
NLL+NNLO predictions for jet-veto efficiencies in Higgs-boson and Drell-Yan production
A bstractUsing the technology of the caesar approach to resummation, we examine the jet-veto efficiency in Higgs-boson and Drell-Yan production at hadron colliders and show that at next-to-leadingExpand
Renormalization-group improved prediction for Higgs production at hadron colliders
We use renormalization-group methods in effective field theory to improve the theoretical prediction for the cross section for Higgs-boson production at hadron colliders. In addition to soft-gluonExpand
Hard scattering factorization from effective field theory
In this paper we show how gauge symmetries in an effective theory can be used to simplify proofs of factorization formulas in highly energetic hadronic processes. We use the soft-collinear effectiveExpand
Factorization and Momentum-Space Resummation in Deep-Inelastic Scattering
Renormalization-group methods in soft-collinear effective theory are used to perform the resummation of large perturbative logarithms for deep-inelastic scattering in the threshold region x {yields}Expand