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    • Amplitude Analysis and Measurement of the Time-Dependent CP Asymmetry of B⁰→K_S⁰K_S⁰K_S⁰ Decays 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Milanes, D. A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-03-27)
      We present the first results on the Dalitz-plot structure and improved measurements of the time-dependent CP-violation parameters of the process B⁰→K_S⁰K_S⁰K_S⁰ obtained using 468×10⁶ BB̄ decays collected with the BABAR ...
    • Branching Fraction and Form-Factor Shape Measurements of Exclusive Charmless Semileptonic B Decays, and Determination of |V_{ub}| 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Tico, J. Garra; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-11-05)
      We report the results of a study of the exclusive charmless semileptonic decays, B0→π -+ν, B+ → π0⁺ν, B +→ω +ν, B +→η +ν, and B +→η ′+ν (=e or μ) undertaken with approximately 462×106 BB̄ pairs collected at the Υ(4S) ...
    • Branching fraction of τ-→π-Ks0Ks0(π0)ν τ decays 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-11-26)
      We present a study of τ -→π -KS0KS0(π0) ν τ and τ -→K -KS0KS0(π0) ν τ decays using a data set of 430 million tau lepton pairs, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 468 fb(-1), collected with the BABAR detector ...
    • Cross Sections for the Reactions e⁺e⁻ → K⁺ K⁻ π⁺π⁻, K⁺ K⁻ π⁰π⁰, and K⁺ K⁻K⁺ K⁻ Measured Using Initial-State Radiation Events 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Prencipe, E.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (Amer Physical Soc, 2012-07-26)
      We study the processes e⁺e⁻ → K⁺ K⁻ π⁺π⁻γ, K⁺ K⁻ π⁰π⁰γ, and K⁺ K⁻ K⁺ K⁻ γ, where the photon is radiated from the initial state. About 84000, 8000, and 4200 fully reconstructed events, respectively, are selected from ...
    • Evidence for an excess of B̄ → D^(*)_τ⁻ ν̅_τ decays 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (Amer Physical Soc, 2012-09-06)
      Based on the full BABAR data sample, we report improved measurements of the ratios R(D^( *) = ℬ(B̄→D^( *)τ -ν {̄τ}) / ℬ(B̄→D^( *)ℓe̅ν ̅ℓ), where ℓ is either e or μ. These ratios are sensitive to new physics contributions ...
    • Measurement of Branching Fractions and Rate Asymmetries in the Rare Decays B → K^{(*)}ℓ⁺ℓ⁻ 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-08-24)
      In a sample of 471 x 106 BB̅ events collected with the BABAR detector at the PEP-II e⁺e⁻ collider we study the rare decays B → K^{(*)}ℓ⁺ℓ⁻, where ℓ⁺ℓ⁻ is either e⁺e⁻ or μ⁺μ⁻. We report results on partial branching fractions ...
    • Measurement of the Semileptonic Branching Fraction of the B_s Meson 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Milanes, D. A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou (American Physical Society, 2012-01-03)
      We report a measurement of the inclusive semileptonic branching fraction of the B_s meson using data collected with the BABAR detector in the center-of-mass energy region above the Υ(4S) resonance. We use the inclusive ...
    • Measurement of ℬ(B → Χ_sγ), the B → Χ_sγ Photon Energy Spectrum, and the Direct CP Asymmetry in B → Χ_{s+d}γ Decays. 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-12-28)
      The photon spectrum in B → X{s}γ decay, where X{s} is any strange hadronic state, is studied using a data sample of (382.8 ± 4.2) x 10⁶ e⁺e⁻ → Υ(4S) → BB̅ events collected by the BABAR experiment at the PEP-II collider. ...
    • Observation and Study of the Baryonic B-Meson Decays B→D^{(*)}pp̅ (π)(π) 

      Del Amo Sanchez, P.; Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Prencipe, E.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-05-30)
      We present results for B-meson decay modes involving a charm meson, protons, and pions using 455×10⁶ BB̄ pairs recorded by the BaBar detector at the SLAC PEP-II asymmetric-energy e⁺e⁻ collider. The branching fractions ...
    • Observation of Time-Reversal Violation in the B⁰ Meson System 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-11-19)
      Although CP violation in the B meson system has been well established by the B factories, there has been no direct observation of time-reversal violation. The decays of entangled neutral B mesons into definite flavor states ...
    • Precise Measurement of the e⁺e⁻ → π⁺π⁻ (γ) Cross Section with the Initial-State Radiation Method at BABAR 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-08-28)
      A precise measurement of the cross section of the process e⁺e⁻ → π⁺π⁻ (γ) from threshold to an energy of 3 GeV is obtained with the initial-state radiation (ISR) method using 232 fb⁻¹ of data collected with the BABAR ...
    • Precision Measurement of the B→X_sγ Photon Energy Spectrum, Branching Fraction, and Direct CP Asymmetry A_{CP}(B→X_{s+d}γ) 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-11-09)
      The photon spectrum in the inclusive electromagnetic radiative decays of the B meson, B→X_sγ plus B→X_dγ, is studied using a data sample of (382.8 ± 4.2)×10⁶Υ(4S) →BB̄ decays collected by the BABAR experiment at SLAC. ...
    • Search for B̄→Λ_c⁺Xℓ⁻ν̅_ℓ decays in Events with a Fully Reconstructed B Meson 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Milanes, D. A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-01-12)
      We present a search for semileptonic B decays to the charmed baryon Λc+ based on 420fb -1 of data collected at the Υ(4S) resonance with the BABAR detector at the PEP-II e +e - storage rings. By fully reconstructing the ...
    • Search for CP Violation in the Decay τ⁻ → π⁻ K_S⁰(0π⁰)ν_τ 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Milanes, D. A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-02-13)
      We report a search for CP violation in the decay τ⁻ → π⁻ K_S⁰ (0π⁰)ν_τ using a data set of 437×106 τ-lepton pairs, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 476 fb⁻¹, collected with the BABAR detector at the PEP-II ...
    • Search for Lepton-Number Violating Processes in B⁺ → h⁻ l⁺ l⁺ Decays 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (Amer Physical Soc, 2012-04-19)
      We have searched for the lepton-number violating processes B +→h -- +- + with h -=K -/π - and - +=e +/μ +, using a sample of 471±3 million BB̄ events collected with the BABAR detector at the PEP-II e +e - collider at the ...
    • Search for Resonances Decaying to η_c π+ π- in Two-Photon Interactions 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-11-06)
      We report a study of the process γγ→X→η cπ +π -, where X stands for one of the resonances χ c2(1P), η c(2S), X(3872), X(3915), or χ c2(2P). The analysis is performed with a data sample of 473.9fb -1 collected with the ...
    • Search for the Decay D⁰ → γγ and Measurement of the Branching Fraction for D⁰ → π⁰π⁰ 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Prencipe, E.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-05-18)
      We search for the rare decay of the D⁰ meson to two photons, D⁰ → γγ, and present a measurement of the branching fraction for a D⁰ meson decaying to two neutral pions, B(D⁰ → π⁰π⁰). The data sample analyzed corresponds ...
    • Search for the Decay Modes B^± → h^± τℓ 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Milanes, D. A.; Palano, A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-07-16)
      We present a search for the lepton flavor violating decay modes B^± → h^± τ ℓ (h=K, π, ℓ = e, μ) using the BABAR data sample, which corresponds to 472 × 10⁶ BB̄ pairs. The search uses events where one B meson is fully ...
    • Search for the Decay Modes D⁰ → e⁺e⁻, D⁰ → μ⁺μ⁻, and D⁰ → e^{±} μ^{∓} 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Palano, A.; Eigen, G.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (Amer Physical Soc, 2012-08-01)
      We present searches for the rare decay modes D0→e +e -, D0→μ +μ -, and D0→e ±μ ∓ in continuum e +e -→cc̄ events recorded by the BABAR detector in a data sample that corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 468fb -1. ...
    • Search for the Z₁(4050)⁺ and Z₂(4250)⁺ States in B̅⁰→ χ_{c1}K⁻ π⁺ and B⁺ → χ_{c1}K_s⁰ π⁺ 

      Lees, J. P.; Poireau, V.; Tisserand, V.; Garra Tico, J.; Grauges, E.; Martinelli, M.; Milanes, D. A.; Izen, Joseph M.; Lou, Xinchou; BaBar Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2012-03-16)
      We search for the Z₁(4050)⁺ and Z₂(4250)⁺ states, reported by the Belle Collaboration, decaying to χ_{c1}π⁺ in the decays B̅⁰ → χ_{c1}K⁻ π⁺ and B⁺ → χ_{c1}K_S⁰ π⁺ where χ_{c1} → J/ψγ. The data were collected with the ...