@article{f215d1fa84534b7783e97e1564351e82,

title = "Search for long-lived particles in events with photons and missing energy in proton–proton collisions at [Formula presented] TeV",

abstract = "Results are presented from a search for long-lived neutralinos decaying into a photon and an invisible particle, a signature associated with gauge-mediated supersymmetry breaking in supersymmetric models. The analysis is based on a 4.9fb−1 sample of proton-proton collisions at s=7TeV, collected with the CMS detector at the LHC. The missing transverse energy and the time of arrival of the photon at the electromagnetic calorimeter are used to search for an excess of events over the expected background. No significant excess is observed, and lower limits at the 95% confidence level are obtained on the mass of the lightest neutralino, m>220GeV (for cτ<500mm), as well as on the proper decay length of the lightest neutralino, cτ>6000mm (for m<150GeV).",

keywords = "CMS, Displaced, Exotica, GMSB, LHC, Long-Lived, Photons, SUSY",

author = "{CMS Collaboration} and S. Chatrchyan and V. Khachatryan and Sirunyan, {A. M.} and A. Tumasyan and W. Adam and E. Aguilo and T. Bergauer and M. Dragicevic and J. Er{\"o} and C. Fabjan and M. Friedl and R. Fr{\"u}hwirth and Ghete, {V. M.} and J. Hammer and N. H{\"o}rmann and J. Hrubec and M. Jeitler and W. Kiesenhofer and V. Kn{\"u}nz and M. Krammer and I. Kr{\"a}tschmer and D. Liko and I. Mikulec and M. Pernicka and B. Rahbaran and C. Rohringer and H. Rohringer and R. Sch{\"o}fbeck and J. Strauss and A. Taurok and W. Waltenberger and G. Walzel and E. Widl and Wulz, {C. E.} and V. Mossolov and N. Shumeiko and {Suarez Gonzalez}, J. and M. Bansal and S. Bansal and T. Cornelis and {De Wolf}, {E. A.} and X. Janssen and S. Luyckx and L. Mucibello and S. Ochesanu and B. Roland and R. Rougny and M. Selvaggi and Z. Staykova and M. Rudolph",

note = "Publisher Copyright: {\textcopyright} 2013 CERN",

year = "2013",

month = may,

day = "24",

doi = "10.1016/j.physletb.2013.04.027",

language = "English (US)",

volume = "722",

pages = "273--294",

journal = "Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics",

issn = "0370-2693",

publisher = "Elsevier",

number = "4-5",

}