CDF Top Quark Physics Public Results
Conveners: David Toback, Jon Wilson
September 2012 Tevatron combined top cross section
Color code : \(150~pb^{-1}\) - \(1.9~fb^{-1}\) \(2~fb^{-1}\) - \(4~fb^{-1}\) \(4~fb^{-1}\) - \(6.0~fb^{-1}\) Full dataset
Channel Description (Link to web-page) Measurement Integrated Luminosity Publication
Combination CDF and D0 combination σ = 7.68 ± 0.20stat ± 0.36syst pb Up to 8.8 fb-1 09/2012
arXiv:1309.7570
Conf. Note 10926
Hadronic Tau + Lepton Hadronic tau plus lepton X-section: \(8.2 \pm 2.3 (stat) \pm 1.2 (syst) \pm 0.5 (lumi) pb\)

BR: \(0.12 \pm 0.03 (stat) \pm 0.02 (syst) \pm 0.01 (lumi)\)
9.0 fb-1 9/6/2012
arXiv:1402.6728
Conf. Note 10915
Dilepton Cross Section in Dilepton Events σpretag = 7.61 ± 0.44stat ± 0.52syst ± 0.47lumi pb.
σbtag = 7.09 ± 0.49stat ± 0.52syst ± 0.43lumi pb.
9.1 fb-1 6/19/2012
PRD 88 091103
arXiv:1304.7961
Conf. Note 10878
Combination All channels 7.5 ± 0.31 (stat) ± 0.34 (syst) ± 0.15 (Z theory) pb 4.6 fb-1 08/14/2009
Conf. Note 9913
Hadronic Tau + Jets Mtoprecoin Hadronic Tau + Jets 8.8 ± 3.3 (stat) ± 2.7 (syst) pb 2.2 fb-1 11/07/2011
PRL 109 192001
Lepton+jets+gamma ttbar+gamma 0.18 ± 0.08 pb 6.0 fb-1 2/9/2011
PRD 84 031104 arxiv:1106.3970
Dilepton Two identified leptons (b-tag and pretag) pretag = 7.4 ± 0.6(stat) ± 0.6(syst) ± 0.5(lumi) pb
b-tag = 7.3 ± 0.7(stat) ± 0.5(syst) ± 0.4(lumi) pb
5.1 fb-1 05/23/2010
Conf. Note 10163
2.8 fb-1
PRD 82 052002
197 pb-1
PRL 93 142001
Dilepton Two identified leptons (b-tag and pretag) σ = 6.56 ± 0.65(stat) ± 0.41(syst) ± 0.38(lumi) pb
without b-jet identification

σ = 7.27 ± 0.71(stat) ± 0.46(syst) ± 0.42(lumi) pb
with b-jet identification
4.5 fb-1 08/08/2009
Conf. Note 9890
2.8 fb-1
Conf. Note 9399
Dilepton Lepton + isolated track 8.3 ± 1.3(stat) ± 0.7(syst) ± 0.5(lumi) pb 1.1 fb-1 6/28/2009
PRD 79 112007
Dilepton Lepton + isolated track + b-tag 10.1 ± 1.8(stat) ± 1.1(syst) ± 0.6(lumi) pb 1 fb-1 6/28/2009
PRD 79 112007
Dilepton Inclusive 8.5 + 2.6 - 2.2 (stat) +0.7-0.3 (syst) pb for top mass of 178 GeV 360 pb-1 04/20/2008
PRD 78 012003
Lepton+Jets Simultaneous kinematic fit 7.64 ± 0.57(stat+syst) ± 0.45(lumi) pb 2.7 fb-1 8/1/2011
PRD 84 031101(R)
arXiv: 1103.4821
Lepton+Jets Soft Muon Tagger 9.1 ± 1.1(stat) + 1.0- 0.9 (syst) ± 0.6(lumi) pb 2 fb-1 03/20/2009
PRD 79 052007
~200 pb-1
PRD 72 032002
Lepton+Jets Soft Electron Tagger 7.8 ± 2.4(stat) ± 1.5(syst) ± 0.5(lumi) pb 2 fb-1 04/28/2008
Conf. Note 9348
Lepton+Jets ttbar + jet
Secondary Vertex b-tag
ttbar+jet : 1.6 ± 0.2(stat) ± 0.5(syst) pb 4.1 fb-1 07/24/2009
Conf. Note 9850
Lepton+Jets Neural network (fit) 7.1 ± 0.4(stat) ± 0.4(syst) ± 0.4(lumi) pb 2.8 fb-1 07/24/2008
Conf. Note 9474
194 pb-1
PRD 72 052003
Lepton+jets Secondary vertex b-tag 7.2 ± 0.4 (stat) ± 0.5 (syst) ± 0.4(lumi) pb 2.7 fb-1 07/24/2008
Conf. Note 9462
300 pb-1
PRL 97 082004
162 pb-1
PRD 71 052003
Lepton+jets Ratio ttbar/ Z using Neural Networks 7.82 ± 0.38 (stat) ± 0.37 (syst) ± 0.15 (Z theory) 4.6 fb-1 08/10/2009
PRL 105 012001
Lepton+jets Ratio ttbar/ Z using secvtx b-tagging 7.32 ± 0.35 (stat) ± 0.59 (syst) ± 0.14 (Z theory) 4.3 fb-1 08/10/2009
PRL 105 012001
Lepton+jets Secondary vertex b-tag 8.2 ± 0.5 (stat) ± 0.8 (syst) ± 0.5 (lumi) pb 1.12 fb-1 06/15/2007
Conf. Note 8795
Lepton+jets Secondary vertex b-tag + NN-btagger 8.5 ± 0.6 (stat) ± 1.0 (syst) pb
cross check of the Secondary Vertex tag cross section
700 pb-1 04/20/2006
Conf. Note 8272
Lepton+jets Jet probability b-tag 8.9 ± 1.0 (stat) ± 1.1 (syst) pb (mtop= 178 GeV) 320 pb-1 PRD 74 072006
Lepton+jets Vertex b-tag + lead jet Et (fit) 6.0 ± 1.6 (stat) ± 1.2 (syst) pb 160 pb-1 PRD 71 072005
Lepton+jets NN tagger 6.9 ± 0.3 (stat) ± 0.83 (syst) ± 0.4 (lumi) 4.3 fb-1 Conf. Note 10049
Lepton+tau t→τ ν q 5 obs vs 2.7± 0.4 bkg
p-value 15%, or 1 sigma excess
350 pb-1 4/20/2006
Conf. Note 8376
194 pb-1
PLB 639 172
MET+jets Neural Networks for MET + jets data with b-tag σ = 7.12+1.20-1.12(stat+syst) pb 5.7 fb-1 Conf. Note 10237
MET+jets Secondary vertex b-tag 7.99 ± 0.55 (stat) ± 0.76 (syst) ± 0.46 (lumi) pb 2.2 fb-1 09/24/2009
Conf Note 9988
MET+jets Vertex b-tag 6.1 ± 1.2 (stat) + 0.9 - 0.7 (syst) pb 310 pb-1 05/23/2006
PRL 96 202002
All Hadronic From Mtop distribution 7.2 ± 0.5 (stat) ± 1.1 (syst) ± 0.4 (lumi) (for Mt 172.5GeV) 2.9 fb-1 7/10/2009
PRD 81 052011
All-hadronic Vertex b-tag NN selection 8.3 ± 1.0 (stat) + 2.0 - 1.5 (syst) ± 0.5 (lum) pb 1 fb-1 10/22/2007
PRD 76 072009
300 pb-1
PRD 74 072005
Lepton+jets Cross-section of c-jet with W boson in W+1,2 jet 9.8 ± 2.8 (stat) + 1.4 - 1.6 (syst) ± 0.6 (lum) 1.8 fb-1 08/09/2007
PRL 100 091803
09/23/2007
Conf. Note 8962
Lepton+jets b-jet cross-section in W events 2.74 ± 0.27 (stat) ± 0.42(syst) pb 1.9 fb-1 01/11/2008
Conf. Note 8410
Lepton+jets W+jets with Vertex and soft muon b-tags No discrepancy seen 160 -1 03/01/2006
PRD 73 051101