Mass Effects and Scale Setting in QCD

Who: Leonardo Di Giustino (University of Parma)
When: Monday, June 27, 2011 at 14:15
Where: The CP³ meeting room

Abstract: I will discuss how to improve the precision in perturbative QCD by introducing mass effects in jet distributions and a new principle to set the renormalization scale called the Principle of Maximum Conformality – PMC.