Department

Physics

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-2007

Abstract

I present a calculation of soft-gluon corrections to single top-quark production in pp collisions at the LHC via the standard model partonic processes in the t and s channels and associated top quark and W boson production. Higher-order soft-gluon corrections through next-to-next-to-next-to-leading order (NNNLO) are calculated at next-to-leading logarithmic (NLL) accuracy. The soft-gluon corrections in the s channel and in tW production are large and dominant, while in the t channel they are not a good approximation of the complete QCD corrections.

Journal

Physical Review D

Journal ISSN

1550-7998

Volume

75

Issue

7

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

10.1103/PhysRevD.75.071501

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