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The quest for μeγ: present and future

  • Francesco RengaEmail author
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  1. Proceedings of the 7th Symposium on Symmetries in Subatomic Physics (SSP 2018), Aachen, Germany, 10-15 June 2018


The quest for μeγ is one of the most important endeavors to search for New Physics beyond the Standard Model. In this talk I will review the current status of the experimental searches by the MEG Collaboration at PSI. I will also present a study of the experimental limiting factors that will define the ultimate performances, and hence the sensitivity, in the search for μeγ with continuous muon beams of extremely high rate (one or even two orders of magnitude larger than the present beams), whose construction is under consideration for the next decade.


Lepton flavor violation Muon decays Muon beams New physics searches 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – Sez. di RomaRomaItaly

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