Publications 2007

PhD theses

Max Arjen Baak
Measurement of CKM-angle gamma with charmed B0 meson decays
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 5 February 2007
Promotor: J.F.J. van den Brand, Copromotor: H.G. Raven

Paul Bastiaan van der Nat
Transversity in two-hadron fragmentation
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 5 September 2007
Promotor: G. van der Steenhoven, Copromotor: L. Lapikás

Jacopo Nardulli
Reconstruction of two-body B decays in LHCb
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 4 October 2007
Promotor: J.F.J. van den Brand, M. Merk

Academic publications

LHCb collaboration:

N. Tuning , Tracking with the LHCb spectrometer:
Detector performance and track reconstruction
, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 580 (2007) 884

G. Raven (LHCb Collaboration), LHCb:Status and Prospects,
Proceedings 1st Workshop on Theory, Phenomenology and Experiment in Heavy Flavour
Physics, Anacapri (Napoli), Italy, 29-31 May 2006,
Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) 163 (2007) 153

E. Rodrigues (LHCb Collaboration), The LHCb Trigger System,
Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) 170 (2007) 298 
J. Nardulli et al. (LHCb Collaboration), Overview of LHCb alignment,
Proceedings 1st LHC Detector Alignment Workshop, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, 4-6 Sep. 2006.
CERN2007-004. ISBN 9789290832959. 197

BABAR Collaboration:
B. Aubert (et al.); M.A. Baak, H.J. Bulten, G. Raven, H.L. Snoek, L. Wilden

Observation of a charmed baryon decaying to D0p at a mass near 2.94 GeV/c2
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 012001

Observation of CP violation in B → eta'K0 decays
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 031801

Vector-tensor and vector-vector decay amplitude analysis of B0→ phiK*0
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 051801

Observation of B → eta'K* and evidence for B+ → eta' rho+
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 051802

Measurement of the CP asymmetry and branching fraction of B0→ rho0K0
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 051803

Search for lepton flavor violating decays tau±→ l±pi0, l±eta, l±eta
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 061803

Observation of Decays B0→ Ds(*)+pi– and B0→ Ds(*)-K+
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 081801

Measurement of the B0→ pi–l+nu form-factor shape and branching fraction, and determination of |Vub|
with a loose neutrino reconstruction technique
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 091801

Evidence for B0→ rho0rho0 decays and implications for the Cabibbo-Kobayashi-Maskawa angle alpha
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 111801

Measurement of the pseudoscalar decay constant fDs using charm-tagged events in e+e– collisions at √s = 10.58 GeV
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 141801

Branching fraction measurements of B+ → rho+gamma, B0→ rho0gamma, and B0→ omega gamma
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 151802

Evidence for the rare decay B+ → Ds+pi0
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 171801

Measurements of CP-Violating asymmetries in B0→ a1±(1260)pi∓ decays
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 181803

Evidence for D0-D0 mixing
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 211802

Measurement of branching fractions and mass spectra of B → K pi pi gamma
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 211804

Evidence of a broad structure at an invariant mass of 4.32 GeV/c2 in the reaction e+e–→ pi+pi–psi(2S) measured at BABAR
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 212001

Observation of CP Violation in B0→ K+pi– and B0→ pi+pi–
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 021603

Search for the rare decay B → pi l+l–
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 051801

Production and Decay of Omegac0
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 062001

Measurement of CP-Violating asymmetries in B0→ D(*)D±D∓
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 071801

Measurement of the time-dependent CP asymmetry in B0→ D(*)CP h0 decays
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 081801

Measurements of CP-violating asymmetries in the decay B0→ K+K–K0
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 161802

Improved measurement of CP violation in neutral B decays to ccs
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 171803

Search for the decay B+ → K+tau±μ±
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 201801

Amplitude analysis of the B± → phi K*(892)± decay
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 201802

Observation of the decay B+ → K+K–pi+
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 221801

Measurement of cos2beta in B0→ D(*)h0 Decays with a Time-Dependent Dalitz Plot Analysis of D→ Ks0pi+pi–
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 231802

Measurement of CP violation parameters with a Dalitz plot analysis of B± → D pi+pi–pi0K±
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 251801

Improved limits on the lepton-flavor violating decays tau–→ l–l+l–
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 251803

Evidence for charged B-meson decays to a1±(1260)pi0 and a10(1260)pi±
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 261801

Inclusive Lambdac+ production in e+e– annihilations at √s = 10.54 GeV and in Υ(4S) decays
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 012003

Improved measurements of the branching fractions for B0→ pi+pi– and B0→ K+pi–, and a search for B0→ K+K–
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 012008

Branching fraction measurement of B0→ D(*)+pi– and B–→ D(*)0pi– and isospin analysis of B→ D(*)pi decays
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 031101

Search for the reactions e+e–→ μ+tau– and e+e–→ e+tau–
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 031103

Measurement of B decays to phi K gamma
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 051102

Measurements of Lambdac+ branching fractions of Cabibbo-suppressed decay modes involving Lambda and Sigma0
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 052002

Study of inclusive B– and B0 decays to flavor-tagged D, Ds, and Lambdac+
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 072002

Measurement of the B± → rho±pi0 branching fraction and direct CP asymmetry
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 091103

Search for neutral B-meson decays to a0pi, a0K, eta rho0, and eta f0
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 11112

Amplitude analysis of the decay D0→ K–K+pi0
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 011102

Observation of B+ → rho+K0 and measurement of its branching fraction and charge asymmetry
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 011103

Measurement of CP-violating asymmetries in B0 → (rho pi)0 using a time-dependent Dalitz plot analysis
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 012004

The e+ e– → K+ K– pi+pi–, K+ K– pi0pi0 and K+ K– K+ K– Cross Sections Measured with Initial-State Radiation
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 012008

Search for D0 - D0 mixing using doubly flavor tagged semileptonic decay modes
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 014018

Branching fraction and charge asymmetry measurements in B → J/psi pi pi decays
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 031101

Measurement of decay amplitudes of B → J/psi K*, psi(2S)K*, and ksic1K* with an angular analysis
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 031102

Branching fraction and CP-violation charge asymmetry measurements for B-meson decays
to eta K±, eta pi±, eta'K, eta'pi±, omega K, and omega pi±
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 031103

Measurement of the relative branching fractions of B→ D/D*/D**l–nul decays
in events with a fully reconstructed B-meson
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 051101

Search for B0→ phi(K+pi–) decays with large K+pi– invariant mass
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 051103

Measurement of the tau–→ K–pi0nutau branching fraction
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 051104

Search for B+ → tau+nu
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 052002

Measurement of the hadronic form factor in D0→ K–e+nue decays
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 052005

Study of B0→ rho+rho– decays and constraints on the CKM angle alpha
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 052007

Measurement of CP asymmetry in B0→ K0Spi0pi0 decays
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 071101

Search for prompt production of ksic and X(3872) in e+e– annihilations
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 071102

Search for the decay B+ → K*0(892)K+
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 071103

Measurements of the branching fractions of B0→ K*0K+K–, B0→ K*0pi+K–, B0→ K*0K+pi–, and B0→ K*0pi+pi–
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 071194

Measurement of CP asymmetries in B0→ K0SK0SK0S decays
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 091101

Study of B0→ pi0pi0, B± → pi± pi0, and B± → K± pi± decays, and isospin analysis of B → pi pi decays
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 091102

Evidence for the B0→ p pbar K*0 and B+ → etacK*+ decays and study of the decay dynamics of B-meson decays
into p pbar h final states
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 092004

The e+e–→ 2(pi+pi–)pi0, 2(pi+pi–)eta, K+K–pi+pi–pi0 and K+K–pi+pi–eta cross sections
measured with initial-state radiation
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 092005

Study of e+e–→ Lambda Lambda, Lambda Sigma0, Sigma 0 Sigma 0 using initial state radiation with BABAR
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 092006

Search for b→ u transitions in B–→ [K+pi–pi0]DK–
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 111101

Improved measurement of time-dependent CP asymmetries and the CP-odd fraction in the decay B1→ D*+D*-
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 111102

Study of the exclusive initial-state-radiation production of the D Dbar system
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 111105

HERMES Collaboration: A. Airapetian (et al.); H.P. Blok, W.H.A. Hesselink, M.C. Simani

Hadronization in semi-inclusive deep-inelastic scattering on nuclei
Nucl. Phys. B 780 (2007) 1

Beam-charge azimuthal asymmetry and deeply virtual Compton scattering
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 011103

Precise determination of the spin structure function g1 of the proton, deuteron, and neutron
Phys. Rev. D 75 (2007) 012007

Transverse polarization of   and Lambda hyperons in quasireal photoproduction
Phys. Rev. D 76 (2007) 092008

Beam-spin asymmetries in the azimuthal distribution of pion electroproduction
Phys. Lett. B 648 (2007) 164

V. Tvaskis (et al.), H.P. Blok, L. Lapikás, G. van der Steenhoven
Longitudinal-transverse separations of deep-inelastic structure functions at low Q2 for hydrogen and deuterium
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 142301

Virgo Collaboration: F. Acernese (et al.); J.F.J. van den Brand, S. van der Putten

Data quality studies for burst analysis of Virgo data acquired during Weekly Science Runs
Class. Quantum Grav. 24 (2007) S415

Analysis of noise lines in the Virgo C7 data
Class. Quantum Grav. 24 (2007) S433

Coincidence analysis between periodic source candidates in C6 and C7 Virgo data
Class. Quantum Grav. 24 (2007) S492

Improving the timing precision for inspiral signals found by interferometric gravitational wave detectors
Class. Quantum Grav. 24 (2007) S617

Gravitational waves by gamma-ray bursts and the Virgo detector: the case of GRB 050915a
Class. Quantum Grav. 24 (2007) S671


C.B. Crawford (et al.), J.F.J. van den Brand
Measurement of the proton's electric to magnetic form factor ratio from 1H-vector(e-vector,e'p)
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 052301

V. Tadevosyan (et al.), H.P. Blok, J.Volmer
Determination of the pion charge form factor for Q2=0.60-1.60 GeV2
Phys. Rev. C 75 (2007) 055205

R. Shneor (et al.), E. Jans
Investigation of proton-proton short-range correlations via the 12C(e,e'pp) reaction
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 072501

M. Iodice (et al.), D.L. Groep, W.H.A. Hesselink, E. Jans, L. Lapikás, C.J.G. Onderwater, R. Starink
16O(e,e'p) reaction at large missing energy
Phys. Lett. B 653 (2007) 392

J. Colle, E. Lascaris, I. Tanczos
The HiSPARC Project; Science, Technology and Education
AIP Conf. Proc. 944 (2007) 44