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Search for W' bosons decaying to an electron and a neutrino with the D0 detector

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In: Physical review letters, Vol. 100, No. 3, 031804, 24.01.2008.

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Collaboration D, Abazov V, Bertram I, Borissov G, Fox H, Love P et al. Search for W' bosons decaying to an electron and a neutrino with the D0 detector. Physical review letters. 2008 Jan 24;100(3):031804. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.031804

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Collaboration, D0 ; Abazov, V. ; Bertram, Iain et al. / Search for W' bosons decaying to an electron and a neutrino with the D0 detector. In: Physical review letters. 2008 ; Vol. 100, No. 3.

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