Detector for measuring the π+ → e+νe branching fraction

A. A. Aguilar-Arevalo, M. Aoki, M. Blecher, D. Vom Bruch, D. Bryman, J. Comfort, S. Cuen-Rochin, L. Doria, P. Gumplinger, A. Hussein, Y. Igarashi, N. Ito, S. Ito, S. H. Kettell, L. Kurchaninov, L. Littenberg, C. Malbrunot, R. E. Mischke, A. Muroi, T. Numao & 7 others G. Sheffer, A. Sher, T. Sullivan, K. Tauchi, D. Vavilov, K. Yamada, M. Yoshida

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Abstract

The PIENU experiment at TRIUMF is aimed at a measurement of the branching ratio Re/μ = Γ((π+→e+νe)+(π+→e+νeγ))/Γ((π+→μ+νμ)+(π+→μ+νμγ)) with precision /μ.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)38-46
Number of pages9
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Volume791
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 25 2015
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • CsI
  • NaI(Tl)
  • Pion decay
  • Scintillation detectors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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Detector for measuring the π+ → e+νe branching fraction. / Aguilar-Arevalo, A. A.; Aoki, M.; Blecher, M.; Vom Bruch, D.; Bryman, D.; Comfort, J.; Cuen-Rochin, S.; Doria, L.; Gumplinger, P.; Hussein, A.; Igarashi, Y.; Ito, N.; Ito, S.; Kettell, S. H.; Kurchaninov, L.; Littenberg, L.; Malbrunot, C.; Mischke, R. E.; Muroi, A.; Numao, T.; Sheffer, G.; Sher, A.; Sullivan, T.; Tauchi, K.; Vavilov, D.; Yamada, K.; Yoshida, M.

In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 791, 25.04.2015, p. 38-46.

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Aguilar-Arevalo, AA, Aoki, M, Blecher, M, Vom Bruch, D, Bryman, D, Comfort, J, Cuen-Rochin, S, Doria, L, Gumplinger, P, Hussein, A, Igarashi, Y, Ito, N, Ito, S, Kettell, SH, Kurchaninov, L, Littenberg, L, Malbrunot, C, Mischke, RE, Muroi, A, Numao, T, Sheffer, G, Sher, A, Sullivan, T, Tauchi, K, Vavilov, D, Yamada, K & Yoshida, M 2015, 'Detector for measuring the π+ → e+νe branching fraction', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 791, pp. 38-46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2015.04.004
Aguilar-Arevalo, A. A. ; Aoki, M. ; Blecher, M. ; Vom Bruch, D. ; Bryman, D. ; Comfort, J. ; Cuen-Rochin, S. ; Doria, L. ; Gumplinger, P. ; Hussein, A. ; Igarashi, Y. ; Ito, N. ; Ito, S. ; Kettell, S. H. ; Kurchaninov, L. ; Littenberg, L. ; Malbrunot, C. ; Mischke, R. E. ; Muroi, A. ; Numao, T. ; Sheffer, G. ; Sher, A. ; Sullivan, T. ; Tauchi, K. ; Vavilov, D. ; Yamada, K. ; Yoshida, M. / Detector for measuring the π+ → e+νe branching fraction. In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2015 ; Vol. 791. pp. 38-46.
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