A search for exclusive penguin decays of B mesons

P. Avery, D. Besson, L. Garren, J. Yelton, T. Bowcock, K. Kinoshita, F. M. Pipkin, M. Procario, Richard Wilson, J. Wolinski, D. Xiao, P. Baringer, P. Haas, Ha Lam, A. Jawahery, C. H. Park, D. Perticone, R. Poling, R. Fulton, M. HempsteadT. Jensen, D. R. Johnson, H. Kagan, R. Kass, F. Morrow, J. Whitmore, W. Y. Chen, J. Dominick, R. L. McIlwain, D. H. Miller, C. R. Ng, E. I. Shibata, W. M. Yao, E. H. Thorndike, M. S. Alam, N. Katayama, I. J. Kim, W. C. Li, X. C. Lou, C. R. Sun, D. Bortoletto, M. Goldberg, N. Horwitz, M. D. Mestayer, G. C. Moneti, V. Sharma, I. P J Shipsey, Tomasz Skwarnicki, S. E. Csorna, T. Letson, I. C. Brock, T. Ferguson, Marina Artuso, C. Bebek, J. Byrd, K. Berkelman, D. G. Cassel, E. Cheu, D. M. Coffman, G. Crawford, J. W. DeWire, P. S. Drell, R. Ehrlich, R. S. Galik, B. Gittelman, S. W. Gray, A. M. Halling, D. L. Hartill, B. K. Heltsley, J. Kandaswamy, R. Kowalewski, D. L. Kreinick, Y. Kubota, J. D. Lewis, N. B. Mistry, J. Mueller, R. Namjoshi, S. Nandi, E. Nordberg, C. O'Grady, D. Peterson, M. Pisharody, D. Riley, M. Sapper, A. Silverman, Sheldon Stone, H. Worden, M. Worris, A. J. Sadoff

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We have measured upper limits on branching fractions for rare exclusive decays of B mesons arising from one-loop diagrams in the standard model of electroweak interactions. We also obtain an upper limit for the lepton-number-violating decay B0→μ±e.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)470-475
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - Jun 15 1989


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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Avery, P., Besson, D., Garren, L., Yelton, J., Bowcock, T., Kinoshita, K., Pipkin, F. M., Procario, M., Wilson, R., Wolinski, J., Xiao, D., Baringer, P., Haas, P., Lam, H., Jawahery, A., Park, C. H., Perticone, D., Poling, R., Fulton, R., ... Sadoff, A. J. (1989). A search for exclusive penguin decays of B mesons. Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, 223(3-4), 470-475. https://doi.org/10.1016/0370-2693(89)91635-3