Search for Higgs and Z Boson Decays to φγ with the ATLAS Detector

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    Abstract

    A search for the decays of the Higgs and Z bosons to a φ meson and a photon is performed with a pp collision data sample corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 2.7 fb-1 collected at s=13 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC. No significant excess of events is observed above the background, and 95% confidence level upper limits on the branching fractions of the Higgs and Z boson decays to φγ of 1.4×10-3 and 8.3×10-6, respectively, are obtained.

    Original languageEnglish
    Article number111802
    JournalPhysical Review Letters
    Volume117
    Issue number11
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2016 Sep 9

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