Measurement of the Michel parameters ( η‾ , ξκ ) in the radiative leptonic decay of τ

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Nuclear and Particle Physics Proceedings, ISSN: 2405-6014, Vol: 287, Page: 11-14

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et al., N. Shimizu; Joffe, David; Kulasiri, Ratnappuli L.
Elsevier BV
Physics and Astronomy; tau; michel parameter; leptonic decay; belle; Physics
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We present the first measurement of the Michel parameters η‾ and ξκ in the radiative leptonic decay of the τ lepton using 703 fb -1 of data collected with the Belle detector at the KEKB e+e− collider. The Michel parameters are measured by an unbinned maximum likelihood fit to the kinematic information of e+e−→τ+τ−→(π+π0ν‾)(l−νν‾γ)(l=e or μ). The preliminary values of the measured Michel parameters are η‾=−2.0±1.5±0.8 and ξκ=0.6±0.4±0.2, where the first error is statistical and the second is systematic.