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High Energy Physics Seminars

ics High Energy
Wednesday, October 20, 2004
3:30 PM
Physics Building, Room 204
Mike Longo [Host: Craig Dukes]
University of Michigan
"A High Statistics Search for the Theta-plus Pentaquark"
There have been many reported sightings of exotic strange five-quark baryons in the past two years. Using the HyperCP dataset, which includes the largest K-short sample ever taken, we have searched for Theta-plus(1.54) -> K-zero + proton decays, with a spectrometer with excellent mass resolution.

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