Measurement of the Ratio of B+ and B0 Meson Lifetimes

Ratoff, Peter N. and Bertram, I. and Borissov, Guennadi and Fox, H. and Sopczak, Andre (2005) Measurement of the Ratio of B+ and B0 Meson Lifetimes. Physical review letters, 94 (18). ISSN 1079-7114

Full text not available from this repository.


The ratio of the B+ and B0 meson lifetimes was measured using data collected in 2002–2004 by the D0 experiment in Run II of the Fermilab Tevatron Collider. These mesons were reconstructed in Bµ+D*-X decays, which are dominated by B0 and Bµ+0X decays, which are dominated by B+. The ratio of lifetimes is measured to be +/0=1.080±0.016(stat)±0.014(syst).

Item Type: Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title: Physical review letters
Additional Information: Author list is partial - see original article for full author list.
Uncontrolled Keywords: /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/libraryofcongress/qc
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
ID Code: 81989
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 08 Oct 2016 00:06
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2020 07:11

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item