Search for exotic particles at NA62



Lanfranchi, G, Aliberti, R, Ambrosino, F, Ammendola, R, Angelucci, B, Antonelli, A, Anzivino, G, Arcidiacono, R, Barbanera, M, Biagioni, A
et al (show 89 more authors) (2018) Search for exotic particles at NA62. .

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Abstract

© Copyright owned by the author(s) under the terms of the Creative Commons. NA62 is successfully running in the North Area of the CERN SPS with the main goal of measuring the BR(K+ → π+νν) with 10% accuracy. Owing to the high beam energy and high beam intensity, the long decay volume and the hermetic detector coverage, NA62 also has the opportunity to directly search for a plethora of hidden-sector particles, both in visible or invisible final states. A large variety of searches for hidden sector particles can be performed using kaon decays and broad and rich physics programme is being proposed for the 2021-2023 data taking, including ∼ 1018 protons-on-target (pot) collected when the experiment is operated in dump mode. We will detail the status of the first analysis based on the 2 ×1015 pot already collected in dump mode.

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Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2019 16:47
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2020 08:13
Open Access URL: https://pos.sissa.it/330/010/pdf
URI: http://livrepository.liverpool.ac.uk/id/eprint/3065024