Update on a short-distance $D^0$-meson mixing calculation with $$N_f=2+1$$ flavors
We present an update on our calculation of the short-distance $D^0$-meson mixing hadronic matrix elements. The analysis is performed on the MILC collaboration's $$N_f=2+1$$ asqtad configurations. We use asqtad light valence quarks and the Sheikoleslami-Wohlert action with the Fermilab interpretation for the valence charm quark. SU(3), partially quenched, rooted, staggered heavy-meson chiral perturbation theory is used to extrapolate to the chiral-continuum limit. Systematic errors arising from the chiral-continuum extrapolation, heavy-quark discretization, and quark-mass uncertainties are folded into the statistical errors from the chiral-continuum fits with methods of Bayesian inference. A preliminary error budget for all five operators is presented.
- Washington U., St. Louis
- Ohio State U.
- Art Inst. of Chicago
- Granada U., Theor. Phys. Astrophys.
- TUM-IAS, Munich
- Syracuse U.
- Publication Date:
- OSTI Identifier:
- Report Number(s):
- FERMILAB-CONF-14-519-T; arXiv:1411.6086
- DOE Contract Number:
- Resource Type:
- Resource Relation:
- Journal Name: PoS; Journal Volume: LATTICE2014; Conference: 32nd International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, Brookhaven, NY, USA, 06/23-06/28/2014
- Research Org:
- Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
- Sponsoring Org:
- USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
- Contributing Orgs:
- Fermilab Lattice; MILC
- Country of Publication:
- United States
- 72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS
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