Search for K + → π + ννat the NA62 experiment

Viacheslav Duk, The NA62 Collaboration

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Abstract

Looking for phenomena beyond the Standard Model (SM) in rare decays is a complementary approach to direct searches for New Physics (NP) at colliders. One of the theoretically cleanest processes is the ultra rare decay K+ → π+νν. The goal of the NA62 experiment at CERN SPS is to measure the branching ratio (BR) of this decay with 10% precision. The experiment has been launched in 2014. In 2015, the detector was commissioned at a low intensity beam. The experimental setup is described and performances achieved in 2015 are discussed in view of the final measurement.

Original languageEnglish
Article number06001
Number of pages6
JournalEPJ Web of Conferences
Volume130
Early online date29 Nov 2016
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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