Volume 33, Number 3, January III 1996
|Page(s)||187 - 192|
|Section||The physics of elementary particles and fields|
|Published online||01 September 2002|
A revised value for the neutron lifetime measured using a Penning trap
Physics and Astronomy Division,
University of Sussex
Falmer, Brighton, Sussex, BN1 9QH
2 Institut Laue-Langevin - BP 156, 38042, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
Accepted: 7 December 1995
We have re-evaluated the results of the neutron lifetime experiment based on storage of decay protons in a Penning trap. Combining improved statistical treatment of the data with precise measurements of the magnetic-field distribution in the trap, we arrive at a revised value .
PACS: 12.15.Hh – Determination of Kobayashi-Maskawa matrix elements / 13.30.Ce – Leptonic and semileptonic decays / 14.20.Dh – Protons and neutrons
© EDP Sciences, 1996
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