Introduction to Charm Physics

@article{Gersabeck2015IntroductionTC,
  title={Introduction to Charm Physics},
  author={M. Gersabeck},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Experiment},
  year={2015}
}
  • M. Gersabeck
  • Published 27 February 2015
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Experiment
This paper gives an overview of charm physics. It is a lecture write-up aimed at students with a minimum of prior knowledge in particle physics, but at the same time provides a state-of-the art review of the field. The main focus is on mixing and CP violation, which is a field with ever growing attention since first evidence for charm mixing was observed in 2007. Other areas covered are charm spectroscopy, production, as well as rare decays. 
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