Radiative width of the ρ- meson

D. Berg, C. Chandlee, S. Cihangir, T. Ferbel, T. Jensen, F. Lobkowicz, C. A. Nelson, T. Ohshima, P. Slattery, P. Thompson, J. Biel, T. Droege, A. Jonckheere, P. F. Koehler, S. Heppelmann, T. Joyce, Y. Makdisi, M. Marshak, E. Peterson, K. RuddickT. Walsh

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The excitation of high-energy pions in the nuclear Coulomb field has been investigated. The data, analyzed assuming the presence of both electromagnetic and strong contributions to coherent production of π-π0 systems, yield a decay width for ρ-→π-γ of 67±7 keV.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)706-709
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1980

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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