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The compatibility of LHC Run 1 data with a heavy scalar of mass around 270\,GeV

@article{Buddenbrock2015TheCO,
  title={The compatibility of LHC Run 1 data with a heavy scalar of mass around 270\,GeV},
  author={Stefan Erich Von Buddenbrock and Nabarun Chakrabarty and Alan S. Cornell and Deepak Kar and Mukesh Kumar and Tanumoy Mandal and Bruce Mellado and Biswarup Mukhopādhyāẏa and Robert Graham Reed},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology},
  year={2015}
}
The first run of the LHC was successful in that it saw the discovery of the elusive Higgs boson, a particle that is consistent with the SM hypothesis. There are a number of excesses in Run 1 ATLAS and CMS results which can be interpreted as being due to the existence of another heavier scalar particle. This particle has decay modes which we have studied using LHC Run 1 data. Using a minimalistic model, we can predict the kinematics of these final states and compare the prediction against data… 

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