## Measurement of the B-s(0) -> J/Psi eta lifetime

Using a data set corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 3fb(-1), collected by the LHCb experiment in ppcollisions at centre-of-mass energies of 7 and 8TeV, the effective lifetime in the B-s(0) -> J/Psi eta decay mode, teff, is measured to be tau(eff) = 1.479 +/- 0.034 (stat)+/- 0.011 (syst) ps. Assuming CP conservation, tau(eff) corresponds to the lifetime of the light B-s(0) mass eigenstate. This is the first measurement of the effective lifetime in this decay mode. (C) 2016 The Author. Published by Elsevier B.V.

Published in:
Physics Letters B, 762, 484-492
Year:
2016
Publisher:
Amsterdam, Elsevier Science Bv
ISSN:
0370-2693
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