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Properties of B Mesons - Results from Argus

  • Henning Schröder
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 44)

Abstract

The study of B-mesons provides information on the fundamental parameters of the standard model, namely the masses of the b quark and the t quark, m b and m t , and two of the three angles, namely β and γ, which together with the phase δ′ describe the Kobayashi-Maskawa-matrix. These angles can in principle be determined by three precise measurements of
  • the b-lifetime which yields γ

  • the rate of bu transitions which yields β

  • B00 mixing which yields δ′.

Keywords

Unitarity Triangle Current Quark Masse Charmed Baryon Charge Correlation Argus Collaboration 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Henning Schröder
    • 1
  1. 1.Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESYHamburgGermany

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