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Title: Measurement of prompt and nonprompt charmonium suppression in PbPb collisions at 5.02 TeV
Authors: Sirunyan, AM
Tumasyan, A
Adam, W
Ambrogi, F
Asilar, E
Bergauer, T
Brandstetter, J
Brondolin, E
Dragicevic, M
Erö, J
Del Valle, AE
Flechl, M
Friedl, M
Frühwirth, R
Ghete, VM
Grossmann, J
Hrubec, J
Jeitler, M
König, A
Krammer, N
Krätschmer, I
Liko, D
Madlener, T
Mikulec, I
Pree, E
Rad, N
Rohringer, H
Schieck, J
Schöfbeck, R
Spanring, M
Spitzbart, D
Waltenberger, W
Wittmann, J
Wulz, CE
Zarucki, M
Chekhovsky, V
Mossolov, V
Gonzalez, JS
De Wolf, EA
Di Croce, D
Janssen, X
Lauwers, J
Van De Klundert, M
Van Haevermaet, H
Van Mechelen, P
Van Remortel, N
Abu Zeid, S
Blekman, F
D Hondt, J
De Bruyn, I
De Clercq, J
Deroover, K
Flouris, G
Lontkovskyi, D
Lowette, S
Marchesini, I
Moortgat, S
Moreels, L
Python, Q
Skovpen, K
Tavernier, S
Van Doninck, W
Van Mulders, P
Van Parijs, I
Beghin, D
Bilin, B
Brun, H
Clerbaux, B
De Lentdecker, G
Delannoy, H
Dorney, B
Fasanella, G
Favart, L
Goldouzian, R
Grebenyuk, A
Kalsi, AK
Lenzi, T
Luetic, J
Maerschalk, T
Marinov, A
Seva, T
Starling, E
Vander Velde, C
Vanlaer, P
Vannerom, D
Yonamine, R
Zenoni, F
Cornelis, T
Dobur, D
Fagot, A
Gul, M
Khvastunov, I
Poyraz, D
Roskas, C
Salva, S
Tytgat, M
Verbeke, W
Zaganidis, N
Bakhshiansohi, H
Bondu, O
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Citation: European Physical Journal C, 2018, 78 (6)
Abstract: The nuclear modification factors of J / ψ and ψ(2S) mesons are measured in PbPb collisions at a centre-of-mass energy per nucleon pair of sNN=5.02TeV. The analysis is based on PbPb and p p data samples collected by CMS at the LHC in 2015, corresponding to integrated luminosities of 464μb-1 and 28pb-1, respectively. The measurements are performed in the dimuon rapidity range of | y| < 2.4 as a function of centrality, rapidity, and transverse momentum (pT) from pT= 3 GeV/c in the most forward region and up to 50GeV/c. Both prompt and nonprompt (coming from b hadron decays) J / ψ mesons are observed to be increasingly suppressed with centrality, with a magnitude similar to the one observed at sNN=2.76TeV for the two J / ψ meson components. No dependence on rapidity is observed for either prompt or nonprompt J / ψ mesons. An indication of a lower prompt J / ψ meson suppression at pT> 25 GeV/c is seen with respect to that observed at intermediate pT. The prompt ψ(2S) meson yield is found to be more suppressed than that of the prompt J / ψ mesons in the entire pTrange.
URI: http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/16854
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-018-5950-6
ISSN: 1434-6044
http://dx.doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-018-5950-6
1434-6052
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