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Forbidden and Rare Decays of Muons, Kaons and Pions

  • Hans Kristian Walter
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 139)

Abstract

A review is given on the theoretical and experimental status of μ-and K-decays violating conservation of muon number. The specific example of the μ+→e+e+e search with SINDRUM is discussed and new proposals at LAMPF, TRIUMF, SIN and BNL are mentioned. The rare decays πo→e+e, Ko→1+1, K→πe+e-, \(K\to \pi \nu \bar{\nu }\), K→πX, π →3eν, and μ→3e2ν can be studied as byproducts of the former experiments; their theoretical interest and experimental possibilities are indicated. The lecture contains material published elsewhere1,2.

Keywords

Gauge Boson Lepton Number Time Projection Chamber Family Symmetry Stop Rate 
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  • Hans Kristian Walter
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  1. 1.Institut für Mittelenergiephysik der ETH ZürichVilligenSwitzerland

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