Charm production in charged current deep inelastic scattering at HERA

Abt, I, Adamczyk, L, Aggarwal, R, Aushev, V, Behnke, O, Behrens, U, Bertolin, A, Bloch, I, Brock, I, Brook, NH
et al (show 85 more authors) (2019) Charm production in charged current deep inelastic scattering at HERA. JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, 2019 (5).

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<jats:title>A<jats:sc>bstract</jats:sc> </jats:title> <jats:p>Charm production in charged current deep inelastic scattering has been measured for the first time in <jats:italic>e</jats:italic> <jats:sup>±</jats:sup> <jats:italic>p</jats:italic> collisions, using data collected with the ZEUS detector at HERA, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 358 pb<jats:sup>−1</jats:sup>. Results are presented separately for <jats:italic>e</jats:italic> <jats:sup>+</jats:sup> <jats:italic>p</jats:italic> and <jats:italic>e</jats:italic> <jats:sup>−</jats:sup> <jats:italic>p</jats:italic> scattering at a centre-of-mass energy of <jats:inline-formula> <jats:alternatives> <jats:tex-math>$$ \sqrt{s} $$</jats:tex-math> <mml:math xmlns:mml=""> <mml:msqrt> <mml:mi>s</mml:mi> </mml:msqrt> </mml:math> </jats:alternatives> </jats:inline-formula> = 318 GeV within a kinematic phase-space region of 200 GeV<jats:sup>2</jats:sup> &lt; <jats:italic>Q</jats:italic> <jats:sup>2</jats:sup> &lt; 60000 GeV<jats:sup>2</jats:sup> and <jats:italic>y</jats:italic> &lt; 0.9, where <jats:italic>Q</jats:italic> <jats:sup>2</jats:sup> is the squared four-momentum transfer and <jats:italic>y</jats:italic> is the inelasticity. The measured cross sections of electroweak charm production are consistent with expectations from the Standard Model within the large statistical uncertainties.</jats:p>

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Heavy quark production, Lepton-Nucleon Scattering (experiments), QCD, Electroweak interaction
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 14 Aug 2019 09:57
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2023 00:31
DOI: 10.1007/JHEP05(2019)201
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