Polarization of - Hyperons produced by 800-GeV protons

J. Duryea, G. Guglielmo, K. Heller, K. Johns, M. Shupe, K. Thorne, C. James, K. B. Luk, R. Rameika, P. M. Ho, M. J. Longo, H. T. Diehl, S. Teige, G. B. Thomson

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The polarization P- of - hyperons produced by 800-GeV protons has been measured for xF from 0.3 to 0.7 and pT from 0.5 to 1.5 GeV/c. P - has a pT dependence similar to that of the but has a different xF behavior. Also, an energy dependence of P - has been observed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1193-1196
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1991

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  • General Physics and Astronomy


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