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E-mail: 
nicolas.gutierrez@durham.ac.uk
Project Title: 
Boosted SM and BSM Higgs channels (WP1)
Location of Project: 
UDUR, Durham

Supervisors Names : 

Introduction: 

I am originally from Colombia. My path in physics started in Bogota, Colombia, where I undertook my undergraduate studies, doing theoretical work. Then, in 2009, I worked with data from ALICE, as part of my MSc at NIKHEF, on the elliptic flow of electrons.

In 2011, I joined the ATLAS group at the University of Glasgow as a PhD student, where I worked on jet-substructure and vector-like quarks, while based at CERN. In 2015, I joined HiggsTools at Durham University, working very closely with University College London, and have since defended my thesis.

I am interested in jets, searches and measurements where they play a prominent role, aiming at improving and innovating how they are looked at experimentally, and at maximizing their potential as a discovery tool.

Scientific publications: 
1607.08344 AUGURY: A time-series based application for the analysis and forecasting of system and network performance metrics N. Gutierrez, M. Wiesinger-Widi ESR2 UDUR
1606.07759 The performance of the jet trigger for the ATLAS detector during 2011 data taking ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1602.06034 Search for single production of a vector-like quark via a heavy gluon in the 4b final state with the ATLAS detector in pp collisions at $\sqrt{s}=8$ TeV ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1604.01438 Inclusive production of $X \to b\bar{b}$ plus a recoil for the LHC Run-II N. Gutierrez ESR2 UDUR
1603.03127 Identification of high transverse momentum top quarks in $pp$ collisions at $\sqrt{s}= 8$ TeV with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1602.05606 Search for single production of vector-like quarks decaying into $Wb$ in $pp$ collisions at $\sqrt{s} = 8$ TeV with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1509.04670 Searches for Higgs boson pair production in the $hh\to bb\tau\tau$, $\gamma\gamma WW^∗$, $\gamma\gamma bb$, $bbbb$ channels with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1501.04943 Evidence for the Higgs-boson Yukawa coupling to tau leptons with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1505.07018 A search for $t\bar{t}$ resonances using lepton-plus-jets events in proton-proton collisions at $\sqrt{s}$=8 TeV with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1503.07589 Combined Measurement of the Higgs Boson Mass in pp Collisions at $\sqrt{s}$=7 and 8 TeV with the ATLAS and CMS Experiments ATLAS, CMS Collaborations ATLAS and CMS Collaborations ESR2 ALU-FR, DESY, DFTTO, ETH, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1410.8857 Measurement of the inclusive jet cross-section in proton-proton collisions at $\sqrt{s}$=7 TeV using 4.5 fb$^{−1}$ of data with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1409.6212 Search for the $b\bar{b}$ decay of the Standard Model Higgs boson in associated (W/Z)H production with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1406.3827 Measurement of the Higgs boson mass from the $H\to \gamma\gamma$ and $H\to ZZ^*\to 4\ell$ channels with the ATLAS detector using 25 fb$^{-1}$ of pp collision data ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1404.7042 Measurement of the cross section of high transverse momentum $Z\to b\bar{b}$ production in proton--proton collisions at $\sqrt{s}$=8TeV with the ATLAS Detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR
1407.0800 Measurement of the cross-section of high transverse momentum vector bosons reconstructed as single jets and studies of jet substructure in pp collisions at $\sqrt{s}$ = 7 TeV with the ATLAS detector ATLAS Collaboration ESR2 ALU-FR, DFTTO, FOM, IFJ-PAN, UDUR, UGR

Higgstools Events: 
Location Date
HiggsTools Second Annual Meeting Granada, Spain
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 to Friday, April 15, 2016
HiggsTools Second Young Researchers Meeting Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 to Friday, October 23, 2015
HiggsTools Mid Term Review Helmholtz Association, Brussels Tuesday, October 20, 2015
HiggsTools Annual School 2016 Zuoz, Switzerland
Sunday, August 14, 2016 to Saturday, August 20, 2016
HiggsTools First Annual Meeting Freiburg, Germany
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 to Friday, April 17, 2015
HiggsTools Annual Summer School 2015 Pré Saint-Didier, Italy
Sunday, June 28, 2015 to Saturday, July 04, 2015
HiggsTools First Young Researchers Meeting Lumley Castle, United Kingdom
Monday, February 16, 2015 to Friday, February 20, 2015

Secondments: 
Host Institution Start End
Private RISC Sunday, May 01, 2016 Sunday, July 31, 2016
Academic UCL Friday, July 01, 2016 Saturday, December 31, 2016

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