Observation of the doubly strange b baryon Omegab-.

  title={Observation of the doubly strange b baryon Omegab-.},
  author={Victor Mukhamedovich Abazov and B. Abbott and Maris Abolins and Bannanje Sripath Acharya and Mark Raymond Adams and Todd Adams and Ernest Aguil{\'o} and Mahsana Ahsan and G. D. Alexeev and Georgy Alkhazov and Andrew Alton and George Alverson and Gilvan Alves and M. Anastasoaie and Lucian Stefan Ancu and Timothy R. Andeen and Bastien Andrieu and Meghan Anzelc and Masato Aoki and Yannick Arnoud and Mikhail Arov and M L Arthaud and Andrew Askew and Barbro {\AA}sman and A. C. S. Assis Jesus and Oleksiy Vladimirovich Atramentov and Carlos Avila and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Badaud and L. Bagby and B. Yu. Baldin and Dmitry Vladimirovich Bandurin and Piyali Banerjee and S. Banerjee and Emanuela Barberis and A. F. Barfuss and Pedrame Bargassa and Philip Baringer and J. L. Barreto and Joel F. Bartlett and Ursula Bassler and Daniel A. Bauer and S. Beale and Alice Bean and Marcia Begalli and Michael Begel and Camille B{\'e}langer-Champagne and Leo Bellantoni and Angela Maria Bellavance and J. 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Spurlock and Jan Stark and John Steele and Viatcheslav Stolin and Daniela Stoyanova and Jonas Strandberg and Sara Strandberg and Michael Allen Strang and Emanuel Strauss and Michael Strauss and R. Str{\"o}hmer and D. Strom and Linda G. Stutte and S. Sumowidagdo and Peter Svoisky and Andre Sznajder and P. Tamburello and Andres Jorge Tanasijczuk and Wendy Taylor and B. Tiller and F. Tissandier and Maksym Titov and Valeriy Tokmenin and Ingo Torchiani and Dmitri Tsybychev and Boris Tuchming and Christopher Tully and P. M. Tuts and Rahmi Unalan and L. N. Uvarov and Sergey Uvarov and S. Uzunyan and Brigitte Vachon and Pim J. van den Berg and R. Van Kooten and Wessel M A van Leeuwen and Nikos Varelas and E. W. Varnes and Igor A. Vasilyev and Patrice Verdier and Leonid S Vertogradov and Yu. L. Vertogradova and M. Verzocchi and D. Vilanova and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Villeneuve-S{\'e}guier and P. Vint and Petr Vokac and Mikko Voutilainen and Rl Wagner and Horst D. Wahl and M. H.L.S. Wang and Jerzy B. Warchoł and Gordon T. Watts and Mitchell Wayne and Gustav Weber and M. S. Weber and L. Welty-Rieger and Andreas Wenger and Norbert Wermes and Matthew J. Wetstein and Andrew White and Daniel Wicke and M. R. J. Williams and Grant W. Wilson and Stephen J. Wimpenny and Markus Wobisch},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={101 23},
We report the observation of the doubly strange b baryon Omegab- in the decay channel Omegab(-)-->J/psiOmega-, with J/psi-->mu+mu(-) and Omega(-)-->LambdaK(-)-->(ppi-)K-, in pp collisions at sqrt[s]=1.96 TeV. Using approximately 1.3 fb(-1) of data collected with the D0 detector at the Fermilab Tevatron Collider, we observe 17.8+/-4.9(stat)+/-0.8(syst) Omegab- signal events at a mass of 6.165+/-0.010(stat)+/-0.013(syst) GeV. The significance of the observed signal is 5.4sigma, corresponding to a… 

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