The decay of b quarks into ψ's

Thomas A. DeGrand, Doug Toussaint

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We calculate branching ratios for the decays of a b quark into ψ or ηc plus anything, using information on the ψ wave-function. Even assuming color suppression of these decays, we find branching ratios around 2% or 1%, respectively.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)256-258
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 14 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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