# MoMEMta, a modular toolkit for the Matrix Element Method at the LHC

@article{Brochet2018MoMEMtaAM, title={MoMEMta, a modular toolkit for the Matrix Element Method at the LHC}, author={S{\'e}bastien Brochet and C. Delaere and Brieuc François and Vincent Lema{\^i}tre and Alexandre Mertens and Alessia Saggio and M Vidal Marono and S{\'e}bastien Wertz}, journal={The European Physical Journal C}, year={2018}, volume={79}, pages={1-12} }

The Matrix Element Method has proven to be a powerful method to optimally exploit the information available in detector data. Its widespread use is nevertheless impeded by its complexity and the associated computing time. MoMEMta, a C++ software package to compute the integrals at the core of the method, provides a versatile implementation of the Matrix Element Method to both the theory and experiment communities. Its modular structure covers the needs of experimental analysis workflows at the…

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