Measurement of the muon neutrino charged-current cross sections on water, hydrocarbon and iron, and their ratios, with the T2K on-axis detectors

  title={Measurement of the muon neutrino charged-current cross sections on water, hydrocarbon and iron, and their ratios, with the T2K on-axis detectors},
  author={Ke. Abe and Ryosuke Akutsu and A. Ali and Costas Andreopoulos and L. Anthony and M. G. Antonova and Shigeki Aoki and Akitaka Ariga and Y. Ashida and Y. Awataguchi and Y. Azuma and Sei Ban and Mauricio Barbi and Gary John Barker and Giles David Barr and Christopher Barry and M. Batkiewicz-Kwasniak and Francis Bench and Vincenzo Berardi and Sophie Berkman and Roman Berner and Lukas Berns and Sampa Bhadra and Sergio Bienstock and A. Blondely and Sara Bolognesi and B. Bourguille and S. B. Boyd and D. Brailsford and Alessandro Bravar and Christopher Bronner and M. Buizza Avanzini and Jordan Calcutt and Thomas B. Campbell and S. Cao and Susan Cartwright and M. G. Catanesi and Anselmo Cervera and Andrew Chappell and Caterina Checchia and Daniel Cherdack and Naruhiro Chikuma and G. Christodoulouy and J. P. Coleman and G. Collazuol and David Coplowe and A. Cudd and Anna Maria Dabrowska and Gianfranca de Rosa and T. Dealtry and P. F. Denner and Steve Dennis and Chris Densham and F. di Lodovico and Neha Dokania and Stephen Dolan and O. Drapier and Kirsty Duffy and Jacques Dumarchez and P. Dunne and Sandrine Emery-Schrenk and Antonio Ereditato and Pablo Fern{\'a}ndez and Tom Feusels and Alexander John Finch and Giovanni Fiorentini and Giuliana Fiorillo and C. Francois and Megan Friend and Yoshiaki Fujii and Ryo Fujita and D. Fukuda and Yoshiyuki Fukuda and K. Gameil and Claudio Giganti and F. Gizzarelli and Tomasz Golan and Michel Gonin and David Hadley and Jennifer Haigh and Philip Hamacher-Baumann and Mark Patrick Hartz and Takehisa Hasegawa and Nicholas C. Hastings and Tatsuya Hayashino and Yoshinari Hayato and A. Hiramoto and Matthew E. Hogan and Jacek Holeczek and N. T. Hong Van and Fuminao Hosomi and Atsuko Kondo Ichikawa and Motoyasu Ikeda and T. Inoue and R. A. Intonti and Taku Ishida and Takehiko Ishii and Masaki Ishitsuka and K. Iwamoto and Alexander Izmaylov and Blair Jamieson and C. Jesus and Miao Jiang and S. Johnson and Patrik Jonsson and Chang Kee Jung and M. Kabirnezhad and Asher Kaboth and Takaaki Kajita and H. Kakuno and Jun Kameda and Douglas L. Karlen and Teppei Katori and Y. Kato and Edward Kearns and Marat Khabibullin and Alexey N. Khotjantsev and H. I. Kim and J. Y. Kim and S. King and John B. Kisiel and A. Knight and A. Knox and T. Kobayashi and Lukas Koch and Taichiro Koga and Akira Konaka and Laura Lee Kormos and Yusuke Koshio and Katarzyna Kowalik and H. Kubo and Y. Kudenko and Robert Kurjata and Thomas Kutter and Masahiro Kuze and L. Labarga and Justyna Lagoda and Mathieu Lamoureux and P Lasorak and Marco Laveder and M. Lawe and M. Licciardi and Thomas Lindner and R. Phillip Litchfield and X. L. Li and A. Longhin and J. P. Lopez and T. Lou and Lucio Ludovici and X. Lu and Thorsten Lux and Lorenzo Magaletti and K. Mahn and Magdalena Malek and Steven L. Manly and Luc Maret and Alysia Marino and J. F. Martin and P. Martins and Tomoyuki Maruyama and Takahiko Matsubara and Viktor Matveev and K. Mavrokoridis and W. Y. Ma and Eddy Mazzucato and M. McCarthy and Neil McCauley and K. S. McFarland and C. Mcgrew and A. V. Mefodiev and C. J. Metelko and Mauro Mezzetto and A. Minamino and O. V. Mineev and Shun'ichi Mine and Makoto Miura and S. Moriyama and John Morrison and Th. A. Mueller and Sebastien Murphy and Yoshikazu Nagai and Takeshi Nakadaira and M. Nakahata and Yutaka Nakajima and Atsushi Nakamura and Katsuhiro Nakamura and K. D. Nakamura and K. D. Nakamura and Yuta Nakanishi and Shoei Nakayama and Tsuyoshi Nakaya and Kazuo Nakayoshi and Corina Nantais and K. Niewczas and Koichiro Nishikawa and Yuri Nishimura and Tobias Nonnenmacher and Pau Novella and Jaroslaw A. Nowak and Helen O'Keeffe and L. O’Sullivan and Kimihiro Okumura and Toru Okusawa and Sean M. Oser and R. A. Owen and Yuichi Oyama and Vittorio Palladino and Jos{\'e} Luis Valverde Palomino and Vittorio Paolone and William Chesluk Parker and Pradeep Paudyal and M. Pavin and D. J. Payne and Luke Pickering and Celeste Pidcott and E. S. Pinzon Guerra and Ciro Pistillo and B. Popov and K.Porwit and Magdalena Posiadała-Zezula and Adrian Pritchard and Benjamin Quilain and Tobias Radermacher and Emilio Radicioni and Peter Ratoff and Erez Reinherz-Aronis and C. Riccio and Ewa Rondio and Biagio Rossi and Stefan Roth and Andr'e Rubbia and Alan Cosimo Ruggeri and A. Rychter and Ken Sakashita and F. S{\'a}nchez and S. Sasaki and Kate Scholberg and Jackie Schwehr and M. Scott and Yoshihiro Seiya and T. Sekiguchi and Hiroyuki Sekiya and D. Sgalaberna and R. Shah and A. T. Shaikhiev and F. Shaker and David Shaw and A. A. Shaykina and Masato Shiozawa and Alexei Yu. Smirnov and Michael Burghard Smy and Jan T. Sobczyk and Henry W. Sobel and Y. Sonoda and J. Steinmann and Trevor Stewart and Patrick Stowell and Sergey Suvorov and Atsuto Suzuki and S. Suzuki and Y. Suzuki and Artur A. Sztuc and Roman Tacik and Masahiro Tada and Atsushi Takeda and Yuji Takeuchi and R. Tamura and H. Tanaka and H. A. Tanaka and L. F. Thompson and W. H. Toki and C. Touramanis and Ka Ming Tsui and Toshifumi Tsukamoto and Martin Tzanov and Y. Uchida and Wataru Uno and Mark Robert Vagins and Z. Vallari and D. Vargas and Georges Vasseur and Crist{\'o}v{\~a}o Vilela and Tomislav Vladisavljevic and V. V. Volkov and Tomasz Wachala and J. Walker and Y. Wang and David Lee Wark and M. Wascko and Andreas Weber and R. A. Wendell and Michael J. Wilking and Callum Wilkinson and J. Richard Wilson and R. J. Wilson and C. Wret and Y. Yamada and K. Yamamoto and S. Yamasu and C. Yanagisawa and G. Yang and Takatomi Yano and Kenji Yasutome and Stanley Yen and N. Yershov and M. Yokoyama and Takashi Yoshida and M. Yu and Agnieszka Zalewska and Joanna Zalipska and Krzysztof Zaremba and George Zarnecki and Marek Ziembicki and Eric D. Zimmerman and Marco Zito and Stephane Zsoldos and Angelica Zykova},
  journal={Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics},
We report a measurement of the flux-integrated $\nu_{\mu}$ charged-current cross sections on water, hydrocarbon, and iron in the T2K on-axis neutrino beam with a mean neutrino energy of 1.5 GeV. The measured cross sections on water, hydrocarbon, and iron are $\sigma^{\rm{H_{2}O}}_{\rm{CC}} = (0.840\pm 0.010(\mathrm{stat.})^{+0.10}_{-0.08}(\mathrm{syst.}))\times10^{-38}\,\mathrm{cm}^2$/nucleon, $\sigma^{\rm{CH}}_{\rm{CC}} = (0.817\pm 0.007(\mathrm{stat.})^{+0.11}_{-0.08}(\mathrm{syst… 

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