Angular analysis of the decay B+ → K∗(892)+ μ + μ − in proton-proton collisions at √s = 8 TeV

Sirunyan A., Tumasyan A., Adam W., Bergauer T., Dragicevic M., Escalante Del Valle A., ...Daha Fazla

Journal of High Energy Physics, cilt.2021, sa.4, 2021 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 2021 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2021
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/jhep04(2021)124
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of High Energy Physics


© 2021, The Author(s).Angular distributions of the decay B+→ K∗(892)+μ+μ− are studied using events collected with the CMS detector in s = 8 TeV proton-proton collisions at the LHC, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 20.0 fb−1. The forward-backward asymmetry of the muons and the longitudinal polarization of the K∗(892)+ meson are determined as a function of the square of the dimuon invariant mass. These are the first results from this exclusive decay mode and are in agreement with a standard model prediction. [Figure not available: see fulltext.]