Branching ratio measurement of the decay KL → e+ e- μ+ μ-

A. Alavi-Harati, T. Alexopoulos, M. Arenton, K. Arisaka, S. Averitte, R. F. Barbosa, A. R. Barker, M. Barrio, L. Bellantoni, A. Bellavance, J. Belz, R. Ben-David, D. R. Bergman, E. Blucher, G. J. Bock, C. Bown, S. Bright, Elliott C Cheu, S. Childress, R. ColemanM. D. Corcoran, G. Corti, B. Cox, M. B. Crisler, A. R. Erwin, R. Ford, A. Glazov, A. Golossanov, G. Graham, J. Graham, K. Hagan, E. Halkiadakis, J. Hamm, K. Hanagaki, S. Hidaka, Y. B. Hsiung, V. Jejer, D. A. Jensen, R. Kessler, H. G E Kobrak, J. LaDue, A. Lath, A. Ledovskoy, P. L. McBride, P. Mikelsons, E. Monnier, T. Nakaya, K. S. Nelson, H. Nguyen, V. O'Dell, M. Pang, R. Pordes, V. Prasad, B. Quinn, X. R. Qi, E. J. Ramberg, R. E. Ray, A. Roodman, M. Sadamoto, S. Schnetzer, K. Senyo, P. Shanahan, P. S. Shawhan, J. Shields, W. Slater, N. Solomey, S. V. Somalwar, R. L. Stone, E. C. Swallow, S. A. Taegar, R. J. Tesarek, G. B. Thomson, P. A. Toale, A. Tripathi, R. Tschirhart, S. E. Turner, Y. W. Wah, J. Wang, H. B. White, J. Whitmore, B. Winstein, R. Winston, T. Yamanaka, E. D. Zimmerman

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Abstract

The branching ratio of the decay KL→e+e-μ+μ- was measured using data obtained during the 1997 run. No evidence was found for CP violation in this decay. A 90% confidence upper limit was set, assuming a uniform phase space distribution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number111802
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume87
Issue number11
StatePublished - Sep 10 2001
Externally publishedYes

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Alavi-Harati, A., Alexopoulos, T., Arenton, M., Arisaka, K., Averitte, S., Barbosa, R. F., Barker, A. R., Barrio, M., Bellantoni, L., Bellavance, A., Belz, J., Ben-David, R., Bergman, D. R., Blucher, E., Bock, G. J., Bown, C., Bright, S., Cheu, E. C., Childress, S., ... Zimmerman, E. D. (2001). Branching ratio measurement of the decay KL → e+ e- μ+ μ-. Physical Review Letters, 87(11), [111802].