Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π-

M. Althoff, W. Braunschweig, F. J. Kirschfink, K. Lübelsmeyer, H. U. Martyn, J. Rimkus, P. Rosskamp, H. G. Sander, D. Schmitz, H. Siebke, W. Wallraff, H. M. Fischer, H. Hartmann, A. Jocksch, G. Knop, L. Köpke, H. Kolanoski, H. Kück, V. Mertens, R. Wedemeyer & 87 others M. Wollstadt, Y. Eisenberg, A. Eskreys, K. Gather, H. Hultschig, P. Joos, U. Kötz, H. Kowalski, A. Ladage, B. Löhr, D. Lüke, P. Mättig, D. Notz, R. J. Nowak, J. Pyrlik, M. Rushton, W. Schütte, D. Trines, T. Tymieniecka, G. Wolf, Ch Xiao, R. Fohrmann, E. Hilger, T. Kracht, H. L. Krasemann, P. Leu, E. Lohrmann, D. Pandoulas, G. Poelz, K. U. Pösnecker, B. H. Wiik, R. Beuselinck, D. M. Binnie, A. J. Campbell, P. J. Dornan, B. Foster, D. A. Garbutt, C. Jenkins, T. D. Jones, W. G. Jones, J. McCardle, J. K. Sedgbeer, J. Thomas, W. A T Wan Abdullah, K. W. Bell, M. G. Bowler, P. Bull, R. J. Cashmore, P. E L Clarke, R. Devenish, P. Grossmann, C. M. Hawkes, S. L. Lloyd, G. L. Salmon, C. Youngman, G. E. Forden, J. C. Hart, J. Harvey, D. K. Hasell, J. Proudfoot, D. H. Saxon, F. Barreiro, M. Dittmar, M. Holder, G. Kreutz, B. Neumann, E. Duchovni, U. Karshon, G. Mikenberg, R. Mir, D. Revel, E. Ronat, A. Shapira, G. Yekutieli, G. Baranko, T. Barklow, A. Caldwell, Michael G. Cherney, J. M. Izen, M. Mermikides, G. Rudolph, D. Strom, M. Takashima, H. Venkataramania, E. Wicklund, Sau Lan Wu, G. Zobernig

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Production of the ppπ+π- final state by two-photon scattering was observed. The cross section for γγ→ppπ+π- was determined assuming phase space production. No evidence was found for the production or formation of resonances. Upper limits are given for Λ and Δ pair production, for production of ppρ{variant}0 and for the two-photon excitation of cc bound states.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)135-140
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Volume142
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 12 1984
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

photons
pair production
cross sections
scattering
excitation

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

Cite this

Althoff, M., Braunschweig, W., Kirschfink, F. J., Lübelsmeyer, K., Martyn, H. U., Rimkus, J., ... Zobernig, G. (1984). Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π- Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, 142(1-2), 135-140. https://doi.org/10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3

Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π- . / Althoff, M.; Braunschweig, W.; Kirschfink, F. J.; Lübelsmeyer, K.; Martyn, H. U.; Rimkus, J.; Rosskamp, P.; Sander, H. G.; Schmitz, D.; Siebke, H.; Wallraff, W.; Fischer, H. M.; Hartmann, H.; Jocksch, A.; Knop, G.; Köpke, L.; Kolanoski, H.; Kück, H.; Mertens, V.; Wedemeyer, R.; Wollstadt, M.; Eisenberg, Y.; Eskreys, A.; Gather, K.; Hultschig, H.; Joos, P.; Kötz, U.; Kowalski, H.; Ladage, A.; Löhr, B.; Lüke, D.; Mättig, P.; Notz, D.; Nowak, R. J.; Pyrlik, J.; Rushton, M.; Schütte, W.; Trines, D.; Tymieniecka, T.; Wolf, G.; Xiao, Ch; Fohrmann, R.; Hilger, E.; Kracht, T.; Krasemann, H. L.; Leu, P.; Lohrmann, E.; Pandoulas, D.; Poelz, G.; Pösnecker, K. U.; Wiik, B. H.; Beuselinck, R.; Binnie, D. M.; Campbell, A. J.; Dornan, P. J.; Foster, B.; Garbutt, D. A.; Jenkins, C.; Jones, T. D.; Jones, W. G.; McCardle, J.; Sedgbeer, J. K.; Thomas, J.; Wan Abdullah, W. A T; Bell, K. W.; Bowler, M. G.; Bull, P.; Cashmore, R. J.; Clarke, P. E L; Devenish, R.; Grossmann, P.; Hawkes, C. M.; Lloyd, S. L.; Salmon, G. L.; Youngman, C.; Forden, G. E.; Hart, J. C.; Harvey, J.; Hasell, D. K.; Proudfoot, J.; Saxon, D. H.; Barreiro, F.; Dittmar, M.; Holder, M.; Kreutz, G.; Neumann, B.; Duchovni, E.; Karshon, U.; Mikenberg, G.; Mir, R.; Revel, D.; Ronat, E.; Shapira, A.; Yekutieli, G.; Baranko, G.; Barklow, T.; Caldwell, A.; Cherney, Michael G.; Izen, J. M.; Mermikides, M.; Rudolph, G.; Strom, D.; Takashima, M.; Venkataramania, H.; Wicklund, E.; Lan Wu, Sau; Zobernig, G.

In: Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, Vol. 142, No. 1-2, 12.07.1984, p. 135-140.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Althoff, M, Braunschweig, W, Kirschfink, FJ, Lübelsmeyer, K, Martyn, HU, Rimkus, J, Rosskamp, P, Sander, HG, Schmitz, D, Siebke, H, Wallraff, W, Fischer, HM, Hartmann, H, Jocksch, A, Knop, G, Köpke, L, Kolanoski, H, Kück, H, Mertens, V, Wedemeyer, R, Wollstadt, M, Eisenberg, Y, Eskreys, A, Gather, K, Hultschig, H, Joos, P, Kötz, U, Kowalski, H, Ladage, A, Löhr, B, Lüke, D, Mättig, P, Notz, D, Nowak, RJ, Pyrlik, J, Rushton, M, Schütte, W, Trines, D, Tymieniecka, T, Wolf, G, Xiao, C, Fohrmann, R, Hilger, E, Kracht, T, Krasemann, HL, Leu, P, Lohrmann, E, Pandoulas, D, Poelz, G, Pösnecker, KU, Wiik, BH, Beuselinck, R, Binnie, DM, Campbell, AJ, Dornan, PJ, Foster, B, Garbutt, DA, Jenkins, C, Jones, TD, Jones, WG, McCardle, J, Sedgbeer, JK, Thomas, J, Wan Abdullah, WAT, Bell, KW, Bowler, MG, Bull, P, Cashmore, RJ, Clarke, PEL, Devenish, R, Grossmann, P, Hawkes, CM, Lloyd, SL, Salmon, GL, Youngman, C, Forden, GE, Hart, JC, Harvey, J, Hasell, DK, Proudfoot, J, Saxon, DH, Barreiro, F, Dittmar, M, Holder, M, Kreutz, G, Neumann, B, Duchovni, E, Karshon, U, Mikenberg, G, Mir, R, Revel, D, Ronat, E, Shapira, A, Yekutieli, G, Baranko, G, Barklow, T, Caldwell, A, Cherney, MG, Izen, JM, Mermikides, M, Rudolph, G, Strom, D, Takashima, M, Venkataramania, H, Wicklund, E, Lan Wu, S & Zobernig, G 1984, 'Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π- ', Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, vol. 142, no. 1-2, pp. 135-140. https://doi.org/10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3
Althoff M, Braunschweig W, Kirschfink FJ, Lübelsmeyer K, Martyn HU, Rimkus J et al. Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π- Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 1984 Jul 12;142(1-2):135-140. https://doi.org/10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3
Althoff, M. ; Braunschweig, W. ; Kirschfink, F. J. ; Lübelsmeyer, K. ; Martyn, H. U. ; Rimkus, J. ; Rosskamp, P. ; Sander, H. G. ; Schmitz, D. ; Siebke, H. ; Wallraff, W. ; Fischer, H. M. ; Hartmann, H. ; Jocksch, A. ; Knop, G. ; Köpke, L. ; Kolanoski, H. ; Kück, H. ; Mertens, V. ; Wedemeyer, R. ; Wollstadt, M. ; Eisenberg, Y. ; Eskreys, A. ; Gather, K. ; Hultschig, H. ; Joos, P. ; Kötz, U. ; Kowalski, H. ; Ladage, A. ; Löhr, B. ; Lüke, D. ; Mättig, P. ; Notz, D. ; Nowak, R. J. ; Pyrlik, J. ; Rushton, M. ; Schütte, W. ; Trines, D. ; Tymieniecka, T. ; Wolf, G. ; Xiao, Ch ; Fohrmann, R. ; Hilger, E. ; Kracht, T. ; Krasemann, H. L. ; Leu, P. ; Lohrmann, E. ; Pandoulas, D. ; Poelz, G. ; Pösnecker, K. U. ; Wiik, B. H. ; Beuselinck, R. ; Binnie, D. M. ; Campbell, A. J. ; Dornan, P. J. ; Foster, B. ; Garbutt, D. A. ; Jenkins, C. ; Jones, T. D. ; Jones, W. G. ; McCardle, J. ; Sedgbeer, J. K. ; Thomas, J. ; Wan Abdullah, W. A T ; Bell, K. W. ; Bowler, M. G. ; Bull, P. ; Cashmore, R. J. ; Clarke, P. E L ; Devenish, R. ; Grossmann, P. ; Hawkes, C. M. ; Lloyd, S. L. ; Salmon, G. L. ; Youngman, C. ; Forden, G. E. ; Hart, J. C. ; Harvey, J. ; Hasell, D. K. ; Proudfoot, J. ; Saxon, D. H. ; Barreiro, F. ; Dittmar, M. ; Holder, M. ; Kreutz, G. ; Neumann, B. ; Duchovni, E. ; Karshon, U. ; Mikenberg, G. ; Mir, R. ; Revel, D. ; Ronat, E. ; Shapira, A. ; Yekutieli, G. ; Baranko, G. ; Barklow, T. ; Caldwell, A. ; Cherney, Michael G. ; Izen, J. M. ; Mermikides, M. ; Rudolph, G. ; Strom, D. ; Takashima, M. ; Venkataramania, H. ; Wicklund, E. ; Lan Wu, Sau ; Zobernig, G. / Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π- In: Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics. 1984 ; Vol. 142, No. 1-2. pp. 135-140.
@article{03d116e537084898a789b39da2cd7ea8,
title = "Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π-",
abstract = "Production of the ppπ+π- final state by two-photon scattering was observed. The cross section for γγ→ppπ+π- was determined assuming phase space production. No evidence was found for the production or formation of resonances. Upper limits are given for Λ and Δ pair production, for production of ppρ{variant}0 and for the two-photon excitation of cc bound states.",
author = "M. Althoff and W. Braunschweig and Kirschfink, {F. J.} and K. L{\"u}belsmeyer and Martyn, {H. U.} and J. Rimkus and P. Rosskamp and Sander, {H. G.} and D. Schmitz and H. Siebke and W. Wallraff and Fischer, {H. M.} and H. Hartmann and A. Jocksch and G. Knop and L. K{\"o}pke and H. Kolanoski and H. K{\"u}ck and V. Mertens and R. Wedemeyer and M. Wollstadt and Y. Eisenberg and A. Eskreys and K. Gather and H. Hultschig and P. Joos and U. K{\"o}tz and H. Kowalski and A. Ladage and B. L{\"o}hr and D. L{\"u}ke and P. M{\"a}ttig and D. Notz and Nowak, {R. J.} and J. Pyrlik and M. Rushton and W. Sch{\"u}tte and D. Trines and T. Tymieniecka and G. Wolf and Ch Xiao and R. Fohrmann and E. Hilger and T. Kracht and Krasemann, {H. L.} and P. Leu and E. Lohrmann and D. Pandoulas and G. Poelz and P{\"o}snecker, {K. U.} and Wiik, {B. H.} and R. Beuselinck and Binnie, {D. M.} and Campbell, {A. J.} and Dornan, {P. J.} and B. Foster and Garbutt, {D. A.} and C. Jenkins and Jones, {T. D.} and Jones, {W. G.} and J. McCardle and Sedgbeer, {J. K.} and J. Thomas and {Wan Abdullah}, {W. A T} and Bell, {K. W.} and Bowler, {M. G.} and P. Bull and Cashmore, {R. J.} and Clarke, {P. E L} and R. Devenish and P. Grossmann and Hawkes, {C. M.} and Lloyd, {S. L.} and Salmon, {G. L.} and C. Youngman and Forden, {G. E.} and Hart, {J. C.} and J. Harvey and Hasell, {D. K.} and J. Proudfoot and Saxon, {D. H.} and F. Barreiro and M. Dittmar and M. Holder and G. Kreutz and B. Neumann and E. Duchovni and U. Karshon and G. Mikenberg and R. Mir and D. Revel and E. Ronat and A. Shapira and G. Yekutieli and G. Baranko and T. Barklow and A. Caldwell and Cherney, {Michael G.} and Izen, {J. M.} and M. Mermikides and G. Rudolph and D. Strom and M. Takashima and H. Venkataramania and E. Wicklund and {Lan Wu}, Sau and G. Zobernig",
year = "1984",
month = "7",
day = "12",
doi = "10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3",
language = "English",
volume = "142",
pages = "135--140",
journal = "Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics",
issn = "0370-2693",
publisher = "Elsevier",
number = "1-2",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Observation of the reaction γγ → ppπ+π-

AU - Althoff, M.

AU - Braunschweig, W.

AU - Kirschfink, F. J.

AU - Lübelsmeyer, K.

AU - Martyn, H. U.

AU - Rimkus, J.

AU - Rosskamp, P.

AU - Sander, H. G.

AU - Schmitz, D.

AU - Siebke, H.

AU - Wallraff, W.

AU - Fischer, H. M.

AU - Hartmann, H.

AU - Jocksch, A.

AU - Knop, G.

AU - Köpke, L.

AU - Kolanoski, H.

AU - Kück, H.

AU - Mertens, V.

AU - Wedemeyer, R.

AU - Wollstadt, M.

AU - Eisenberg, Y.

AU - Eskreys, A.

AU - Gather, K.

AU - Hultschig, H.

AU - Joos, P.

AU - Kötz, U.

AU - Kowalski, H.

AU - Ladage, A.

AU - Löhr, B.

AU - Lüke, D.

AU - Mättig, P.

AU - Notz, D.

AU - Nowak, R. J.

AU - Pyrlik, J.

AU - Rushton, M.

AU - Schütte, W.

AU - Trines, D.

AU - Tymieniecka, T.

AU - Wolf, G.

AU - Xiao, Ch

AU - Fohrmann, R.

AU - Hilger, E.

AU - Kracht, T.

AU - Krasemann, H. L.

AU - Leu, P.

AU - Lohrmann, E.

AU - Pandoulas, D.

AU - Poelz, G.

AU - Pösnecker, K. U.

AU - Wiik, B. H.

AU - Beuselinck, R.

AU - Binnie, D. M.

AU - Campbell, A. J.

AU - Dornan, P. J.

AU - Foster, B.

AU - Garbutt, D. A.

AU - Jenkins, C.

AU - Jones, T. D.

AU - Jones, W. G.

AU - McCardle, J.

AU - Sedgbeer, J. K.

AU - Thomas, J.

AU - Wan Abdullah, W. A T

AU - Bell, K. W.

AU - Bowler, M. G.

AU - Bull, P.

AU - Cashmore, R. J.

AU - Clarke, P. E L

AU - Devenish, R.

AU - Grossmann, P.

AU - Hawkes, C. M.

AU - Lloyd, S. L.

AU - Salmon, G. L.

AU - Youngman, C.

AU - Forden, G. E.

AU - Hart, J. C.

AU - Harvey, J.

AU - Hasell, D. K.

AU - Proudfoot, J.

AU - Saxon, D. H.

AU - Barreiro, F.

AU - Dittmar, M.

AU - Holder, M.

AU - Kreutz, G.

AU - Neumann, B.

AU - Duchovni, E.

AU - Karshon, U.

AU - Mikenberg, G.

AU - Mir, R.

AU - Revel, D.

AU - Ronat, E.

AU - Shapira, A.

AU - Yekutieli, G.

AU - Baranko, G.

AU - Barklow, T.

AU - Caldwell, A.

AU - Cherney, Michael G.

AU - Izen, J. M.

AU - Mermikides, M.

AU - Rudolph, G.

AU - Strom, D.

AU - Takashima, M.

AU - Venkataramania, H.

AU - Wicklund, E.

AU - Lan Wu, Sau

AU - Zobernig, G.

PY - 1984/7/12

Y1 - 1984/7/12

N2 - Production of the ppπ+π- final state by two-photon scattering was observed. The cross section for γγ→ppπ+π- was determined assuming phase space production. No evidence was found for the production or formation of resonances. Upper limits are given for Λ and Δ pair production, for production of ppρ{variant}0 and for the two-photon excitation of cc bound states.

AB - Production of the ppπ+π- final state by two-photon scattering was observed. The cross section for γγ→ppπ+π- was determined assuming phase space production. No evidence was found for the production or formation of resonances. Upper limits are given for Λ and Δ pair production, for production of ppρ{variant}0 and for the two-photon excitation of cc bound states.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=22244443170&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=22244443170&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3

DO - 10.1016/0370-2693(84)91149-3

M3 - Article

VL - 142

SP - 135

EP - 140

JO - Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics

JF - Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics

SN - 0370-2693

IS - 1-2

ER -