The European Physical Journal C - Particles and Fields

, Volume 47, Issue 2, pp 337–346

A search for μ-e conversion in muonic gold

  • W. Bertl
  • R. Engfer
  • E.A. Hermes
  • G. Kurz
  • T. Kozlowski
  • J. Kuth
  • G. Otter
  • F. Rosenbaum
  • N.M. Ryskulov
  • A. van der Schaaf
  • P. Wintz
  • I. Zychor
  • The SINDRUM II Collaboration
Experimental Physics

DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s2006-02582-x

Cite this article as:
Bertl, W., Engfer, R., Hermes, E. et al. Eur. Phys. J. C (2006) 47: 337. doi:10.1140/epjc/s2006-02582-x

Abstract

We report on a search for μ-e conversion in muonic gold performed with the SINDRUM II spectrometer at PSI. The measurement resulted in Γ(μ-Au→e-Aug.s.)/Γcapture-Au)<7×10-13 (90% C.L.).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Bertl
    • 1
  • R. Engfer
    • 2
  • E.A. Hermes
    • 2
  • G. Kurz
    • 2
  • T. Kozlowski
    • 3
  • J. Kuth
    • 4
  • G. Otter
    • 4
  • F. Rosenbaum
    • 1
  • N.M. Ryskulov
    • 1
  • A. van der Schaaf
    • 2
  • P. Wintz
    • 4
  • I. Zychor
    • 3
  • The SINDRUM II Collaboration
  1. 1.Paul Scherrer InstitutVilligenSwitzerland
  2. 2.Physik-Institut der Universität ZürichZurichSwitzerland
  3. 3.IPJ SwierkSwierkPoland
  4. 4.RWTH AachenAachenGermany