H1 Collaboration, The and Henderson, Robert C. W. and Sloan, Terry (2005) Measurement of charm and beauty photoproduction at HERA using D*μ correlations. Physics Letters B, 621 (1-2). pp. 56-71. ISSN 0370-2693Full text not available from this repository.
A measurement of charm and beauty photoproduction at the electron proton collider HERA is presented based on the simultaneous detection of a D*± meson and a muon. The correlation between the D* meson and the muon serves to separate the charm and beauty contributions and the analysis provides comparable sensitivity to both. The total and differential experimental cross sections are compared to LO and NLO QCD calculations. The measured charm cross section is in good agreement with QCD predictions including higher order effects while the beauty cross section is higher.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Physics Letters B|
|Additional Information:||Author list is partial - see original article for full author list.|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Ms Margaret Calder|
|Deposited On:||07 Jul 2008 12:32|
|Last Modified:||17 Sep 2013 10:47|
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