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Title: Measurement of parity-violating asymmetry in electron-deuteron inelastic scattering

Abstract

The parity-violating asymmetries between a longitudinally polarized electron beam and an unpolarized deuterium target have been measured recently. The measurement covered two kinematic points in the deep-inelastic scattering region and five in the nucleon resonance region. We provide here details of the experimental setup, data analysis, and results on all asymmetry measurements including parity-violating electron asymmetries and those of inclusive pion production and beam-normal asymmetries. The parity-violating deep-inelastic asymmetries were used to extract the electron-quark weak effective couplings, and the resonance asymmetries provided the first evidence for quark-hadron duality in electroweak observables. These electron asymmetries and their interpretation were published earlier, but are presented here in more detail.

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Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
National Science Foundation (NSF); USDOE Office of Science - Office of Nuclear Physics
Contributing Org.:
The PVDIS Collaboration
OSTI Identifier:
1391903
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physical Review. C, Nuclear Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 91; Journal Issue: 4; Journal ID: ISSN 0556-2813
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Wang, D., Pan, K., Subedi, R., Ahmed, Z., Allada, K., Aniol, K. A., Armstrong, D. S., Arrington, J., Bellini, V., Beminiwattha, R., Benesch, J., Benmokhtar, F., Bertozzi, W., Camsonne, A., Canan, M., Cates, G. D., Chen, J. -P., Chudakov, E., Cisbani, E., Dalton, M. M., de Jager, C. W., De Leo, R., Deconinck, W., Deng, X., Deur, A., Dutta, C., Fassi, L. El, Erler, J., Flay, D., Franklin, G. B., Friend, M., Frullani, S., Garibaldi, F., Gilad, S., Giusa, A., Glamazdin, A., Golge, S., Grimm, K., Hafidi, K., Hansen, J. -O., Higinbotham, D. W., Holmes, R., Holmstrom, T., Holt, R. J., Huang, J., Hyde, C. E., Jen, C. M., Jones, D., Kang, Hoyoung, King, P. M., Kowalski, S., Kumar, K. S., Lee, J. H., LeRose, J. J., Liyanage, N., Long, E., McNulty, D., Margaziotis, D. J., Meddi, F., Meekins, D. G., Mercado, L., Meziani, Z. -E., Michaels, R., Mihovilovic, M., Muangma, N., Mesick, K. E., Nanda, S., Narayan, A., Nelyubin, V., Nuruzzaman,, Oh, Y., Parno, D., Paschke, K. D., Phillips, S. K., Qian, X., Qiang, Y., Quinn, B., Rakhman, A., Reimer, P. E., Rider, K., Riordan, S., Roche, J., Rubin, J., Russo, G., Saenboonruang, K., Saha, A., Sawatzky, B., Shahinyan, A., Silwal, R., Širca, S., Souder, P. A., Suleiman, R., Sulkosky, V., Sutera, C. M., Tobias, W. A., Urciuoli, G. M., Waidyawansa, B., Wojtsekhowski, B., Ye, L., Zhao, B., and Zheng, X. Measurement of parity-violating asymmetry in electron-deuteron inelastic scattering. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.91.045506.
Wang, D., Pan, K., Subedi, R., Ahmed, Z., Allada, K., Aniol, K. A., Armstrong, D. S., Arrington, J., Bellini, V., Beminiwattha, R., Benesch, J., Benmokhtar, F., Bertozzi, W., Camsonne, A., Canan, M., Cates, G. D., Chen, J. -P., Chudakov, E., Cisbani, E., Dalton, M. M., de Jager, C. W., De Leo, R., Deconinck, W., Deng, X., Deur, A., Dutta, C., Fassi, L. El, Erler, J., Flay, D., Franklin, G. B., Friend, M., Frullani, S., Garibaldi, F., Gilad, S., Giusa, A., Glamazdin, A., Golge, S., Grimm, K., Hafidi, K., Hansen, J. -O., Higinbotham, D. W., Holmes, R., Holmstrom, T., Holt, R. J., Huang, J., Hyde, C. E., Jen, C. M., Jones, D., Kang, Hoyoung, King, P. M., Kowalski, S., Kumar, K. S., Lee, J. H., LeRose, J. J., Liyanage, N., Long, E., McNulty, D., Margaziotis, D. J., Meddi, F., Meekins, D. G., Mercado, L., Meziani, Z. -E., Michaels, R., Mihovilovic, M., Muangma, N., Mesick, K. E., Nanda, S., Narayan, A., Nelyubin, V., Nuruzzaman,, Oh, Y., Parno, D., Paschke, K. D., Phillips, S. K., Qian, X., Qiang, Y., Quinn, B., Rakhman, A., Reimer, P. E., Rider, K., Riordan, S., Roche, J., Rubin, J., Russo, G., Saenboonruang, K., Saha, A., Sawatzky, B., Shahinyan, A., Silwal, R., Širca, S., Souder, P. A., Suleiman, R., Sulkosky, V., Sutera, C. M., Tobias, W. A., Urciuoli, G. M., Waidyawansa, B., Wojtsekhowski, B., Ye, L., Zhao, B., & Zheng, X. Measurement of parity-violating asymmetry in electron-deuteron inelastic scattering. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.91.045506.
Wang, D., Pan, K., Subedi, R., Ahmed, Z., Allada, K., Aniol, K. A., Armstrong, D. S., Arrington, J., Bellini, V., Beminiwattha, R., Benesch, J., Benmokhtar, F., Bertozzi, W., Camsonne, A., Canan, M., Cates, G. D., Chen, J. -P., Chudakov, E., Cisbani, E., Dalton, M. M., de Jager, C. W., De Leo, R., Deconinck, W., Deng, X., Deur, A., Dutta, C., Fassi, L. El, Erler, J., Flay, D., Franklin, G. B., Friend, M., Frullani, S., Garibaldi, F., Gilad, S., Giusa, A., Glamazdin, A., Golge, S., Grimm, K., Hafidi, K., Hansen, J. -O., Higinbotham, D. W., Holmes, R., Holmstrom, T., Holt, R. J., Huang, J., Hyde, C. E., Jen, C. M., Jones, D., Kang, Hoyoung, King, P. M., Kowalski, S., Kumar, K. S., Lee, J. H., LeRose, J. J., Liyanage, N., Long, E., McNulty, D., Margaziotis, D. J., Meddi, F., Meekins, D. G., Mercado, L., Meziani, Z. -E., Michaels, R., Mihovilovic, M., Muangma, N., Mesick, K. E., Nanda, S., Narayan, A., Nelyubin, V., Nuruzzaman,, Oh, Y., Parno, D., Paschke, K. D., Phillips, S. K., Qian, X., Qiang, Y., Quinn, B., Rakhman, A., Reimer, P. E., Rider, K., Riordan, S., Roche, J., Rubin, J., Russo, G., Saenboonruang, K., Saha, A., Sawatzky, B., Shahinyan, A., Silwal, R., Širca, S., Souder, P. A., Suleiman, R., Sulkosky, V., Sutera, C. M., Tobias, W. A., Urciuoli, G. M., Waidyawansa, B., Wojtsekhowski, B., Ye, L., Zhao, B., and Zheng, X. Wed . "Measurement of parity-violating asymmetry in electron-deuteron inelastic scattering". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.91.045506.
@article{osti_1391903,
title = {Measurement of parity-violating asymmetry in electron-deuteron inelastic scattering},
author = {Wang, D. and Pan, K. and Subedi, R. and Ahmed, Z. and Allada, K. and Aniol, K. A. and Armstrong, D. S. and Arrington, J. and Bellini, V. and Beminiwattha, R. and Benesch, J. and Benmokhtar, F. and Bertozzi, W. and Camsonne, A. and Canan, M. and Cates, G. D. and Chen, J. -P. and Chudakov, E. and Cisbani, E. and Dalton, M. M. and de Jager, C. W. and De Leo, R. and Deconinck, W. and Deng, X. and Deur, A. and Dutta, C. and Fassi, L. El and Erler, J. and Flay, D. and Franklin, G. B. and Friend, M. and Frullani, S. and Garibaldi, F. and Gilad, S. and Giusa, A. and Glamazdin, A. and Golge, S. and Grimm, K. and Hafidi, K. and Hansen, J. -O. and Higinbotham, D. W. and Holmes, R. and Holmstrom, T. and Holt, R. J. and Huang, J. and Hyde, C. E. and Jen, C. M. and Jones, D. and Kang, Hoyoung and King, P. M. and Kowalski, S. and Kumar, K. S. and Lee, J. H. and LeRose, J. J. and Liyanage, N. and Long, E. and McNulty, D. and Margaziotis, D. J. and Meddi, F. and Meekins, D. G. and Mercado, L. and Meziani, Z. -E. and Michaels, R. and Mihovilovic, M. and Muangma, N. and Mesick, K. E. and Nanda, S. and Narayan, A. and Nelyubin, V. and Nuruzzaman, and Oh, Y. and Parno, D. and Paschke, K. D. and Phillips, S. K. and Qian, X. and Qiang, Y. and Quinn, B. and Rakhman, A. and Reimer, P. E. and Rider, K. and Riordan, S. and Roche, J. and Rubin, J. and Russo, G. and Saenboonruang, K. and Saha, A. and Sawatzky, B. and Shahinyan, A. and Silwal, R. and Širca, S. and Souder, P. A. and Suleiman, R. and Sulkosky, V. and Sutera, C. M. and Tobias, W. A. and Urciuoli, G. M. and Waidyawansa, B. and Wojtsekhowski, B. and Ye, L. and Zhao, B. and Zheng, X.},
abstractNote = {The parity-violating asymmetries between a longitudinally polarized electron beam and an unpolarized deuterium target have been measured recently. The measurement covered two kinematic points in the deep-inelastic scattering region and five in the nucleon resonance region. We provide here details of the experimental setup, data analysis, and results on all asymmetry measurements including parity-violating electron asymmetries and those of inclusive pion production and beam-normal asymmetries. The parity-violating deep-inelastic asymmetries were used to extract the electron-quark weak effective couplings, and the resonance asymmetries provided the first evidence for quark-hadron duality in electroweak observables. These electron asymmetries and their interpretation were published earlier, but are presented here in more detail.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevC.91.045506},
journal = {Physical Review. C, Nuclear Physics},
issn = {0556-2813},
number = 4,
volume = 91,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {4}
}

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