Dr. Andrés Felipe Osorio

e-mail: osorio.af _.at._ gmail.com

Work

For my Ph.D. I studied the physics of WW bosons scattering in the context of a Future Linear Collider. The EWSM mechanism, by which vector bosons acquire their mass, can be explored in the absence of a light Higgs particle. The scattering of longitudinal polarized bosons becomes strong and its dynamics reveals new physics in the TeV scale.

I studied the scattering of WW in e+e- collisions at a centre of mass energy of 800 GeV. I followed the TESLA technical design proposal and used its fast detector simulation SIMDET.

Although an attempt was made to extract the sensitivities for that experiment, this was not possible due to complications on the statistical interpretation of the results.

I worked at the University of Edinburgh as a Research Assistant for the LHCb experiment.

Documents, Work and Links related to WW scattering studies

Thesis title: WW scattering studies for a future linear collider

Links

On the Linear Collider and other High Energy Physics Experiments

International Linear Collider
Worldwide Studies FLC
TESLA
The BaBar Homepage
AMANDA

On Institutions and People

Particle Physics in the UK
Stewart Boogert - UCL
Particle Physics at the University of Manchester
Brian Cox - Manchester
Department of Physics - Universidad de los Andes
Thorsten Ohl - Home
Grid Physics, the Virtual Data Grid, and LIGO
The Grid Weblog

My Favorites

The artists-org
Museo del Oro (Gold Museum)
URBIS - Manchester
Pirate Utopia
Hack a Day
Adolf Wolfli
Donald Knuth

Last modified: May 28 2008 - Andres Osorio
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