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Hyperon production at COSY-TOF


The strangeness production program at the COSY-TOF experiment is discussed. The apparatus is shown emphasizing the technique to measure delayed decays. Results obtained for the reactions ppK + Λp and ppK 0 Σ + p are discussed.

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Schroeder, W. Hyperon production at COSY-TOF. Eur. Phys. J. A 31, 503–505 (2007).

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  • 13.75.-n Hadron-induced low- and intermediate-energy reactions and scattering (energy ≤10 GeV)
  • 14.20.Gk Baryon resonances with S = 0
  • 14.20.Jn Hyperons