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Title: Observation of a Dimuon Resonance at 9.5 GeV in 400-GeV Proton-Nucleus Collisions

Abstract

Dimuon production is studied in 400-GeV proton-nucleus collisions. A strong enhancement is observed at 9.5 GeV mass in a sample of 9000 dimuon events with a mass m μ+μ- >5 GeV.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Columbia Univ., New York, NY (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
OSTI Identifier:
1155396
Report Number(s):
FERMILAB-PUB-77-058-E
Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007; PRLTAO
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-07CH11359
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physical Review Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 39; Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; 73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Herb, S. W. Observation of a Dimuon Resonance at 9.5 GeV in 400-GeV Proton-Nucleus Collisions. United States: N. p., 1977. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.39.252.
Herb, S. W. Observation of a Dimuon Resonance at 9.5 GeV in 400-GeV Proton-Nucleus Collisions. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.39.252.
Herb, S. W. Sat . "Observation of a Dimuon Resonance at 9.5 GeV in 400-GeV Proton-Nucleus Collisions". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.39.252. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1155396.
@article{osti_1155396,
title = {Observation of a Dimuon Resonance at 9.5 GeV in 400-GeV Proton-Nucleus Collisions},
author = {Herb, S. W.},
abstractNote = {Dimuon production is studied in 400-GeV proton-nucleus collisions. A strong enhancement is observed at 9.5 GeV mass in a sample of 9000 dimuon events with a mass mμ+μ- >5 GeV.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevLett.39.252},
journal = {Physical Review Letters},
issn = {0031-9007},
number = 5,
volume = 39,
place = {United States},
year = {1977},
month = {1}
}