Volume 88, Number 1, October 2009
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||The Physics of Elementary Particles and Fields|
|Published online||23 October 2009|
Single production of fourth-family t' quarks at the CERN Large Hadron electron Collider
Ankara University, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Physics - 06100, Tandogan, Ankara, Turkey
2 Kastamonu University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Physics - 37100, Kuzeykent, Kastamonu, Turkey
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Accepted: 24 September 2009
We study the electroweak single production of fourth-family t' quarks via the process ep t'ν at the Large Hadron electron Collider (LHeC). We calculate the background and signal cross-sections for the mass range 300–800 GeV. It is shown that the LHeC can discover a single t' quark up to the mass of 750 GeV for the optimized mixing parameters.
PACS: 14.80.-j – Other particles (including hypothetical) / 12.15.Ff – Quark and lepton masses and mixing
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