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Title: Neutrino energy reconstruction from one-muon and one-proton events

Abstract

We propose a method of selecting a high-purity sample of charged current quasielastic neutrino interactions to obtain a precise reconstruction of the neutrino energy. The performance of the method was verified with several tests using genie, neut, and nuwro Monte Carlo event generators with both carbon and argon targets. The method can be useful in neutrino oscillation studies with beams of a few GeV.

Authors:
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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:
1394799
Report Number(s):
FERMILAB-PUB-16-363-ND; arXiv:1609.03530
Journal ID: ISSN 2469-9985; PRVCAN; 1486239
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-07CH11359
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physical Review C; Journal Volume: 95; Journal Issue: 6
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS

Citation Formats

Furmanski, Andrew P., and Sobczyk, Jan T.. Neutrino energy reconstruction from one-muon and one-proton events. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.95.065501.
Furmanski, Andrew P., & Sobczyk, Jan T.. Neutrino energy reconstruction from one-muon and one-proton events. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.95.065501.
Furmanski, Andrew P., and Sobczyk, Jan T.. 2017. "Neutrino energy reconstruction from one-muon and one-proton events". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.95.065501. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1394799.
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abstractNote = {We propose a method of selecting a high-purity sample of charged current quasielastic neutrino interactions to obtain a precise reconstruction of the neutrino energy. The performance of the method was verified with several tests using genie, neut, and nuwro Monte Carlo event generators with both carbon and argon targets. The method can be useful in neutrino oscillation studies with beams of a few GeV.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevC.95.065501},
journal = {Physical Review C},
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