b-meson


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exceedingly short-lived meson

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announced a strong hint of CP violation in B-meson decays as well (SN: 2/20/99, p.
Before joining Laserscope, Reuter had engineering management responsibility for the design and construction of the B-meson factory high energy electron storage ring of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center at Stanford University.
In particular, studying the behavior and properties of the several varieties of B-meson, which contain bottom quarks, could shed light on the puzzling relation between matter and anti-matter.
Because B-mesons decay somewhat like kaons, detailed studies of B-meson behavior could shed light on how well the theories accounting for the asymmetry hold up.
Three particle types - K-mesons and two types of B-mesons had been caught in the act before.
The researchers are examining the process by which B-mesons and anti-B-mesons generate together and decay into other particles.
It will use the electrons and anti-electrons created to build larger particles called B-mesons.