This book is divided into three parts, the first of which provides a brief description of the B Factories, including a short (though not exhaustive) historical perspective, as well as descriptions of the detectors, ancillary data acquisition systems and data (re)processing systems that were built by the two detector collaborations in the late 1990’s. The second part of the book discusses tools and methods that are frequently used when analyzing the data collected. These range from details of low level reconstruction algorithms and abstract summaries of statistical methods to high level prescriptions used when evaluating systematic uncertainties on measurements of observables. The third part of the book is devoted to physics results. This includes sufficient theoretical discussion in order for the reader to understand the context of the work being described.

The Physics of the B Factories

PREST, MICHELA;
2014

Abstract

This book is divided into three parts, the first of which provides a brief description of the B Factories, including a short (though not exhaustive) historical perspective, as well as descriptions of the detectors, ancillary data acquisition systems and data (re)processing systems that were built by the two detector collaborations in the late 1990’s. The second part of the book discusses tools and methods that are frequently used when analyzing the data collected. These range from details of low level reconstruction algorithms and abstract summaries of statistical methods to high level prescriptions used when evaluating systematic uncertainties on measurements of observables. The third part of the book is devoted to physics results. This includes sufficient theoretical discussion in order for the reader to understand the context of the work being described.
THE EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL. C, PARTICLES AND FIELDS
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HADRONIC TAU-DECAYS; MINIMAL FLAVOR VIOLATION; DIRECT CP VIOLATION; COLLINEAR EFFECTIVE THEORY; EFFECTIVE-FIELD-THEORY; HEAVY-QUARK SYMMETRY; DALITZ PLOT ANALYSIS; TO-LEADING ORDER; PION FORM-FACTOR; ELECTROWEAK RADIATIVE-CORRECTIONS
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