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Oscillation measurements with the NuMI beam

Patterson, R. B. (2015) Oscillation measurements with the NuMI beam. Nuclear and Particle Physics Proceedings, 265-266 . pp. 153-158. ISSN 2405-6014. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20160119-091425041

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Abstract

MINOS and NOνA are two long-baseline neutrino experiments situated along Fermilab's recently upgraded high-intensity NuMI neutrino source. MINOS has capped its long and successful run with a joint analysis of its complete beam and atmospheric neutrino and antineutrino data sets, providing new constraints on Δm^2_(32) and θ_(23). MINOS has also produced new limits on light sterile neutrinos in the disappearance channel and on non-standard interactions. NOνA is a next-generation experiment whose 14-kton detector uses a highly active, finely segmented design that offers superb event identification capability. NOνA became fully operational last year and will provide new constraints on (or first measurements of) θ_(23), Δm^2_(32), the neutrino mass hierarchy, and the CP-violating phase δ. In this article, we review the most recent MINOS results, the outlook for MINOS+, and the broad physics scope of NOνA.


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Patterson, R. B.0000-0002-5787-9517
Additional Information:© 2015 Elsevier B.V.
Subject Keywords:MINOS; NOvA; neutrino oscillations; long baseline; sterile neutrinos; mass hierarchy
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Official Citation:R.B. Patterson, Oscillation measurements with the NuMI beam, Nuclear and Particle Physics Proceedings, Volumes 265–266, August–September 2015, Pages 153-158, ISSN 2405-6014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nuclphysbps.2015.06.039. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2405601415003818)
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