# Measurement of the Drell-Yan forward-backward asymmetry at high dilepton masses in proton-proton collisions at $\sqrt{s} =$ 13 TeV

@inproceedings{Collaboration2022MeasurementOT, title={Measurement of the Drell-Yan forward-backward asymmetry at high dilepton masses in proton-proton collisions at \$\sqrt\{s\} =\$ 13 TeV}, author={Cms Tracker Collaboration}, year={2022} }

A measurement of the forward-backward asymmetry of pairs of oppositely charged leptons (dimuons and dielectrons) produced by the Drell–Yan process in proton-proton collisions is presented. The data sample corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 138 fb − 1 collected with the CMS detector at the LHC at a center-of-mass energy of 13 TeV. The asymmetry is measured as a function of lepton pair mass for masses larger than 170 GeV and compared with standard model predictions. An inclusive…

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