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Measurement of the ratio of the νμ charged-current single-pion production to quasielastic scattering with a 0.8 GeV neutrino beam on mineral oil

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Journal publication date17/08/2009
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Journal number8
Volume103
Number of pages5
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

Using high statistics samples of charged-current νμ interactions, the MiniBooNE Collaboration reports a measurement of the single-charged-pion production to quasielastic cross section ratio on mineral oil (CH2), both with and without corrections for hadron reinteractions in the target nucleus. The result is provided as a function of neutrino energy in the range 0.4  GeV<Eν<2.4  GeV with 11% precision in the region of highest statistics. The results are consistent with previous measurements and the prediction from historical neutrino calculations.

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