Bertram, Iain and Borissov, Guennadi and Williams, Mark and Fox, Harald and Ross, Anthony and Ratoff, Peter and D0 Collaboration, The (2013) Measurement of the semileptonic charge asymmetry using Bs^0 -> D_s mu X decays. Physical Review Letters, 110 (1). ISSN 1079-7114Full text not available from this repository.
We present a measurement of the time-integrated flavor-specific semileptonic charge asymmetry in the decays of Bs mesons that have undergone flavor mixing, a^s_ls, using B_s^0 (barB_s^0) -> D_s^-/+ mu^+/- X decays, with D_s^-/+ -> phi pi^-/+ and phi K^+ K^-, using 10.4 fb^-1 of proton-antiproton collisions collected by the D0 detector during Run II at the Fermilab Tevatron Collider. A fit to the difference between the time-integrated D_s^-$ and D_s^+ mass distributions of the B_s^0 and barB^0_s candidates yields the flavor-specific asymmetry a^s_ls = [-1.08 pm 0.72 (stat) +/-0.17 (syst)]% which is the most precise measurement and in agreement with the standard model prediction.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Physical Review Letters|
|Additional Information:||7 pages, 3 figures, submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited On:||30 Jul 2012 14:33|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2014 23:53|
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