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B meson

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In the standard model of particle physics a B-meson is a meson which is a bound state of two (anti-)bottom quarks (whence “B”).

Currently the major experiment studying B-meson physics is the LHCb. It is increasingly seeing flavour anomalies (see there) in BB-meson decays at high statistical significance, pointing to physics beyond the standard model of particle physics.

References

See also

Discussion in holographic light front QCD:

  • Mohammad Ahmady, Holographic light-front QCD in B meson phenomenology (arXiv:2001.00266)

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