Baarmand, Marc

Professor
Physics and Space Sciences

Personal Overview

Recipient of Florida Tech President's Award for Meritorious Service, 2013.

Florida Tech Faculty Senate President Elect, 2011, and President, 2012.

Recipient of Florida Tech President's Award for Meritorious Service, 2012.

CMS Publication Committee member, 2011-present.

CMS Authorship Committee member, 2011-present.

Editorial Board member for Top Quark Physics in CMS, 2011-present.

Physics and Space Sciences Representative to Florida Tech Graduate Council, 2011-2013.

Physics and Space Sciences Representative to Florida Tech Committee on Faculty Promotion, 2011-2013.

Chair of Graduate Research and Academic Steering Panel, Florida Tech Physics and Space Sciences, 2010-2013.

Recipient of Florida Tech President's Award for Meritorious Service, 2009.

Recipient of Florida Tech Faculty Excellence Award in Research, 2009.

Florida Tech Project Director for the CMS Experiment at CERN, 2001-present.

Florida Tech Representative to the CMS Collaboration Board, 2001-present.

DOE Principal Investigator for the CMS projects at Florida Tech, 2003-2012.

Member of Election Committee for the US CMS Collaboration, 2005-2008.

Representative of the non-member-state countries to the CMS Management Board, 2003-06.

Member of Editorial Board for journal publications of CMS, 2002-06.

Florida Tech Advisory Board, Center for Distance Learning, 2003-05.

Florida Tech Faculty Senate, Dept. of Physics senator, 2002-05.

QuarkNet (HEP outreach program) mentor, Florida Tech, 2001-04.

DOE Co-Principal Investigator for D0 and CMS at SUNY-Stony Brook, 1992-98.

Editorial Board chairperson, b-quark physics, D0 Experiment at Fermilab, 1995-99.

Team leader/contact person, SUNY-Stony Brook, CMS Experiment at CERN, 1994-98.

Team leader/contact person, US Team, RD5 Experiment at CERN, 1992-94.

Educational Background


Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1987.

B.S. and M.S. degrees, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Professional Experience

Professor, Department of Physics and Space Sciences, Florida Tech (2005–present)

Associate professor, Department of Physics and Space Sciences, Florida Tech (2000–2004)

Assistant and visiting professor, Department of Physics, SUNY–Stony Brook (1991–1999)

Research scientist, Department of Physics, UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif. (1987–1990)

Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1987)

Current Research

Study of hadroproduction of bottom quark pairs in proton-proton collisions at LHC: Test of perturbative QCD.

Study of top quark spin by analyzing spin correlations in top quark pair production in proton-proton collisions at LHC.

Study of top quark spin in electroweak production of single top quarks in proton-proton collisions at LHC.

Search for a low mass charged Higgs boson in top quark decays at LHC.

Search for the Higgs boson at LHC.

Hadron Calorimetry in high energy physics experiments.

Selected Publications

Over 400 journal publications.

Selected Recent Publications - See  http://cds.cern.ch/collection/CMS%20Papers?ln=en  for more CMS publications.

 

"Search for a Higgs boson decaying into a Z and a photon in pp collisions at √s = 7 and 8 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B726, 587 (2013).

"Measurement of the B0s→μ+μ− branching fraction and search for B0→μ+μ− with the CMS Experiment", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 101804 (2013).

"Determination of the top-­quark pole mass and strong coupling constant from the tt¯ production cross section in pp collisions at √s = 7 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B728, 496 (2013).

"Search for a standard-­model-­like Higgs boson with a mass in the range 145 to 1000 GeV at the LHC", S. Chatrchyan et al., European Physics Journal C73, 2469 (2013).

"Search for microscopic black holes in pp collisions at √s = 8 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., J. High Energy Phys. 07, 178 (2013).

"Observation of a new boson with mass near 125 GeV in pp collisions at √s = 7 and 8 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., J. High Energy Phys. 06, 81 (2013).

"Search for the standard model Higgs boson produced in association with a top-­quark pair in pp collisions at the LHC", S. Chatrchyan et al., J. High Energy Phys. 05, 145 (2013).

"Search for a Higgs boson decaying into a b-­quark pair and produced in association with b quarks in proton-­proton collisions at 7 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B722, 207 (2013).

"Searches for Higgs bosons in pp collisions at √s = 7 and 8 TeV in the context of four-­generation and fermiophobic models", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B725, 36 (2013).

"Measurement of the tt¯ production cross section in pp collisions at √s = 7 TeV with lepton + jets final states", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B720, 83 (2013).

"Study of the Mass and Spin-­Parity of the Higgs Boson Candidate via Its Decays to Z Boson Pairs", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 081803 (2013).

"Measurement of differential top-­quark pair production cross sections in pp colisions at √s = 7 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., European Physics Journal C73, 2339 (2013).

"Search for a non-standard-model Higgs boson decaying to a pair of new light bosons in fourmuon final states", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B726, 564 (2013).

"Observation of a new boson at a mass of 125 GeV with the CMS experiment at the LHC", S. Chatrchyan et al., Phys. Lett. B716, 30 (2012). [Discovery of Higgs boson]

"Search for a light charged Higgs boson in top quark decays in pp collisions at √s= 7 TeV", S. Chatrchyan et al., J. High Energy Phys. 07, 143 (2012).