Observation of J/ψϕ Structures Consistent with Exotic States from Amplitude Analysis of B^{+}→J/ψϕK^{+} Decays.

  title={Observation of J/$\psi$ϕ Structures Consistent with Exotic States from Amplitude Analysis of B^\{+\}→J/$\psi$ϕK^\{+\} Decays.},
  author={R. Aaij and Bernardo Adeva and Marco Adinolfi and Ziad Ajaltouni and Simon Akar and Johannes Albrecht and Federico Alessio and Michael Thomas Alexander and S. Ali and Georgy Alkhazov and P. Alvarez Cartelle and A. A. Alves and S. Amato and Silvia Amerio and Y. Amhis and Liupan An and L. Anderlini and Guido Andreassi and Mirco Andreotti and Jason Emory Andrews and Robert Barrie Appleby and O. Aquines Gutierrez and Flavio Archilli and Philippe d'Argent and J. Arnau Romeu and Andrei Artamonov and Marina Artuso and Elie Aslanides and Giulio Auriemma and Marouen Baalouch and Igor Babuschkin and Sebastian Bachmann and John Back and Alexey Badalov and Clarissa Baesso and Wander Baldini and R. J. Barlow and Colin Barschel and Sergey Barsuk and William James Barter and Varvara Batozskaya and Baasansuren Batsukh and Vincenzo Battista and Aurelio Bay and Léo Beaucourt and John Keith Beddow and Franco Bedeschi and Ignacio Bediaga and Lennaert Bel and Violaine Bellee and Nicoletta Belloli and Konstantin Belous and I. M. Belyaev and E. Ben-Haim and Giovanni Bencivenni and Sean Benson and Jack Benton and Alexander V. Berezhnoy and Roland Bernet and Alessandro Bertolin and F. Betti and Marc-Olivier Bettler and Martin van Beuzekom and Ia. Bezshyiko and Simone Bifani and P. Billoir and Thomas Bird and Alex Birnkraut and A. Bitadze and Andrea Bizzeti and Thomas Blake and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Blanc and Johan Blouw and Steven R. Blusk and Valerio Bocci and Thomas Julian Boettcher and Alexander E. Bondar and Nikolay Bondar and W M Bonivento and Alessio Borgheresi and Silvia Borghi and Maxim Borisyak and M Borsato and Francesco Boss{\`u} and Meriem Boubdir and T. 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  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={118 2},
The first full amplitude analysis of B^{+}→J/ψϕK^{+} with J/ψ→μ^{+}μ^{-}, ϕ→K^{+}K^{-} decays is performed with a data sample of 3  fb^{-1} of pp collision data collected at sqrt[s]=7 and 8 TeV with the LHCb detector. The data cannot be described by a model that contains only excited kaon states decaying into ϕK^{+}, and four J/ψϕ structures are observed, each with significance over 5 standard deviations. The quantum numbers of these structures are determined with significance of at least 4… Expand

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