Publications [#308803] of Mark C. Kruse

Papers Published
  1. Affolder, T; Akimoto, H; Akopian, A; Albrow, MG; Amaral, P; Amendolia, SR; Amidei, D; Antos, J; Apollinari, G; Arisawa, T; Asakawa, T; Ashmanskas, W; Atac, M; Azzi-Bacchetta, P; Bacchetta, N; Bailey, MW; Bailey, S; Barbaro, PD; Barbaro-Galtieri, A; Barnes, VE; Barnett, BA; Barone, M; Bauer, G; Bedeschi, F; Belforte, S; Bellettini, G; Bellinger, J; Benjamin, D; Bensinger, J; Beretvas, A; Berge, JP; Berryhill, J; Bertolucci, S; Bevensee, B; Bhatti, A; Bigongiari, C; Binkley, M; Bisello, D et al., Measurement of sin 2β from B→J/φKs0 with the CDF detector, Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology, vol. 61 no. 7 (2000), pp. 1-16 .

    This paper reports an updated measurement of the standard model CP violation parameter sin 2β using the CDF Detector at Fermilab. The entire run I data sample of 110 pb-1 of proton-antiproton collisions at √s = 1.8 TeV is used to identify a signal sample of ∼400 B→J/φKs0 events, where J/φ→μ+μ- →μ+μ-. The flavor of the neutral B meson is identified at the time of production by combining information from three tagging algorithms: a same-side tag, a jet-charge tag, and a soft-lepton tag. A maximum likelihood fitting method is used to determine sin 2β=0.79-0.44+0.41(stat+syst). This value of sin 2β is consistent with the standard model prediction, based upon existing measurements, of a large positive CP-violating asymmetry in this decay mode. ©2000 The American Physical Society.