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We measure absolute branching fractions for six exclusive Ds semileptonic decays. We use data collected in the CLEO-c detector from e+e- annihilations delivered by the Cornell Electron Storage Ring with a center-of-mass energy near 4170 MeV. We find B(Ds→φeν)=(2.14±0.17±0.08)%, B(Ds→ηeν)=(2.28±0.14±0.19)%, and B(Ds→η′eν)=(0.68±0.15±0.06)% for the largest modes, where the first uncertainties are statistical and the second are systematic. We also obtain B(Ds→K0eν)=(0.39±0.08±0.03)%, B(Ds→K∗eν)=(0.18±0.04±0.01)%, and B(Ds→f0eν,f0→ππ)=(0.13±0.03±0.01)% for f0 masses within 60 MeV of 980 MeV. We use our results to determine the η-η′ and f0 mixing angles with ss¯, and we combine our results with lattice calculations to estimate |Vcs|. This measurement improves upon the Ds semileptonic branching ratio precision and provides a new approach for future work that eliminates the Ds∗ daughter photon reconstruction.

Original language | English (US) |
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Article number | 012009 |

Journal | Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology |

Volume | 92 |

Issue number | 1 |

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State | Published - Jul 17 2015 |

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**Exclusive Ds semileptonic branching fraction measurements.** / Hietala, J.; Cronin-Hennessy, D.; Pedlar, T.; Shipsey, I.

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T1 - Exclusive Ds semileptonic branching fraction measurements

AU - Hietala, J.

AU - Cronin-Hennessy, D.

AU - Pedlar, T.

AU - Shipsey, I.

PY - 2015/7/17

Y1 - 2015/7/17

N2 - We measure absolute branching fractions for six exclusive Ds semileptonic decays. We use data collected in the CLEO-c detector from e+e- annihilations delivered by the Cornell Electron Storage Ring with a center-of-mass energy near 4170 MeV. We find B(Ds→φeν)=(2.14±0.17±0.08)%, B(Ds→ηeν)=(2.28±0.14±0.19)%, and B(Ds→η′eν)=(0.68±0.15±0.06)% for the largest modes, where the first uncertainties are statistical and the second are systematic. We also obtain B(Ds→K0eν)=(0.39±0.08±0.03)%, B(Ds→K∗eν)=(0.18±0.04±0.01)%, and B(Ds→f0eν,f0→ππ)=(0.13±0.03±0.01)% for f0 masses within 60 MeV of 980 MeV. We use our results to determine the η-η′ and f0 mixing angles with ss¯, and we combine our results with lattice calculations to estimate |Vcs|. This measurement improves upon the Ds semileptonic branching ratio precision and provides a new approach for future work that eliminates the Ds∗ daughter photon reconstruction.

AB - We measure absolute branching fractions for six exclusive Ds semileptonic decays. We use data collected in the CLEO-c detector from e+e- annihilations delivered by the Cornell Electron Storage Ring with a center-of-mass energy near 4170 MeV. We find B(Ds→φeν)=(2.14±0.17±0.08)%, B(Ds→ηeν)=(2.28±0.14±0.19)%, and B(Ds→η′eν)=(0.68±0.15±0.06)% for the largest modes, where the first uncertainties are statistical and the second are systematic. We also obtain B(Ds→K0eν)=(0.39±0.08±0.03)%, B(Ds→K∗eν)=(0.18±0.04±0.01)%, and B(Ds→f0eν,f0→ππ)=(0.13±0.03±0.01)% for f0 masses within 60 MeV of 980 MeV. We use our results to determine the η-η′ and f0 mixing angles with ss¯, and we combine our results with lattice calculations to estimate |Vcs|. This measurement improves upon the Ds semileptonic branching ratio precision and provides a new approach for future work that eliminates the Ds∗ daughter photon reconstruction.

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