To find a new particle, the energy and momentum of the (decayed) particles are measured(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Evaluate the expression m^2 = E^2 - p^2 and plot a histogram.

I just don't understand why there is a resonance particle if there is a peak in the histogram.

Is it because the probability is very high and we regard it as a particle ??

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**

# How to find a new particle

Know someone interested in this topic? Share a link to this question via email,
Google+,
Twitter, or
Facebook

- Similar discussions for: How to find a new particle

Loading...

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**