Semileptonic decays B→ D(∗)ln at nonzero recoil

Si Wei Qiu, Carleton Detar, Aida X. El-Khadra, Andreas S. Kronfeld, Jack Laiho, Ruth S. Van De Water

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We have analyzed the semileptonic decays B→ Dℓv and B→ D(∗) ℓv on the full suite of MILC (2+1)-flavor asqtad ensembles with lattice spacings as small as 0.045 fm and light-to-strangequark mass ratios as low as 1/20. We use the Fermilab interpretation of the clover action for heavy valence quarks and the asqtad action for light valence quarks. We compute the hadronic form factors for B→D at both zero and nonzero recoil and for B→D(∗) at zero recoil. We report our results for (Vcb).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number385
JournalProceedings of Science
StatePublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes
Event31st International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, LATTICE 2013 - Mainz, Germany
Duration: Jul 29 2013Aug 3 2013

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