Abstract

A search for the rare leptonic decay B+→μ+μ-μ+νμ is performed using proton-proton collision data corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 4.7fb-1 collected by the LHCb experiment. The search is carried out in the region where the lowest of the two μ+μ- mass combinations is below 980MeV/c2. The data are consistent with the background-only hypothesis and an upper limit of 1.6 × 10 - 8 at 95% confidence level is set on the branching fraction in the stated kinematic region.

Original languageEnglish
Article number675
Number of pages12
JournalEuropean Physical Journal C
Volume79
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2019

Keywords

  • MESONS

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