Search for axion production in decay

M. S. Alam, S. E. Csorna, A. Fridman, L. Garren, M. D. Mestayer, R. S. Panvini, D. Andrews, P. Avery, K. Berkelman, D. G. Cassel, J. W. Dewire, R. Ehrlich, T. Ferguson, R. Galik, M. G D Gilchriese, B. Gittelman, A. M. Halling, D. L. Hartill, D. Herrup, S. HolznerM. Ito, J. Kandaswamy, V. Kistiakowsky, D. L. Kreinick, Y. Kubota, N. B. Mistry, F. Morrow, E. Nordberg, M. Ogg, R. Perchonok, R. Plunkett, A. Silverman, P. C. Stein, Sheldon Stone, D. Weber, R. Wilcke, A. J. Sadoff, C. Bebek, J. Hassard, M. Hempstead, J. M. Izen, K. Kinoshita, W. W. MacKay, F. M. Pipkin, J. Rohlf, Richard Wilson, H. Kagan, K. Chadwick, J. Chauveau, P. Ganci, T. Gentile, Joan A. Guida, R. Kass, A. C. Melissinos, S. L. Olsen, G. Parkhurst, R. Poling, C. Rosenfeld, G. Rucinski, E. H. Thorndike, J. Green, R. Hicks, F. Sannes, P. Skubic, A. Snyder, R. Stone, A. Chen, M. Goldberg, N. Horwitz, A. Jawahery, M. Jibaly, P. Lipari, G. C. Moneti, G. Trahern, H. Van Hecke

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We have searched for decays of the (1S) into a single high-energy photon and a noninter-acting long-lived particle, using the CLEO detector at the Cornell Electron Storage Ring. An upper limit of 3 × 10-4 (at 90% confidence level) is obtained for the branching ratio for such decays.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1665-1667
Number of pages3
JournalPhysical Review D
Issue number7
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes


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Alam, M. S., Csorna, S. E., Fridman, A., Garren, L., Mestayer, M. D., Panvini, R. S., Andrews, D., Avery, P., Berkelman, K., Cassel, D. G., Dewire, J. W., Ehrlich, R., Ferguson, T., Galik, R., Gilchriese, M. G. D., Gittelman, B., Halling, A. M., Hartill, D. L., Herrup, D., ... Van Hecke, H. (1983). Search for axion production in decay. Physical Review D, 27(7), 1665-1667.