Study of π+π−π+π− production with CMD-3 detector at the VEPP-2000 collider
Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, SB RAS, Novosibirsk, 630090, Russia
2 Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, 630090, Russia
3 Novosibirsk State Technical University, Novosibirsk, 630092, Russia
4 University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada V8W 3P6
5 Lebedev Physical Institute RAS, Moscow, 119333, Russia
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Published online: 17 June 2019
The cross section of the process e+e−→ π+π−π+π− has been measured using an integrated luminosity of 17 pb−1 collected with the CMD-3 detector in the center-of-mass energy range 650-1000 MeV. High-precision measurements of various hadronic cross sections are of great interest in relation with the problem of the muon anomalous magnetic moment g-2. This measurement can be also used to test the relation between the cross section of e+e−→ π+ π−π+ π− and the spectral function for the τ−→ π−π0π0π0 decay predicted by the conservation of vector current (CVC).
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