CLs - Reporting Search Results Advanced Statistical Techniques in Particle Physics, Durham

Outline

Comments

Terms

Frontier Discovery

Problems

Problems

Is flip-flopping a problem?

Goals

Likelihood ratio for search

Confidences

Confidences

Sensitivity

Why not Bayes?

Optimization

Optimization

Higgs search at LEP

Higgs search at LEP

Higgs search at LEP

Neutrino oscillations

n-osc: Likelihood ratios

n-osc: Performance

n-osc: Test signal

n-osc: Test background

n-osc: Significances (1-CLb)

Summary

Summary

Summary