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The ratio of non-mesic to π-mesic decay of light hyperfragments

  • K. N. Chaudhari
  • S. N. Ganguli
  • N. K. Rao
  • M. S. Swami
  • A. Gurtu
  • M. B. Singh
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Abstract

A new method of obtaining the charge spectrum of light hyperfragments from their residual range distribution is described. This method has been used to determine the ratio (Q) of non-mesic to π-mesic decay of light hyperfragments. The values of Q for hyperfragments of different charges are found to be in good agreement with theoretical calculations of Dalitz.

Keywords

Range Distribution Decay Mode Nuclear Emulsion Mesonic Decay Range Interval 
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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. N. Chaudhari
    • 1
  • S. N. Ganguli
    • 1
  • N. K. Rao
    • 1
  • M. S. Swami
    • 1
  • A. Gurtu
    • 2
  • M. B. Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Tata Institute of Fundamental ResearchBombay-5India
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentPunjab UniversityChandigarh-14India

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