We report on a search for the supersymmetric partner of the top quark (top squark) produced in t (t) over bar events using 110 ph(-1) of p (p) over bar collisions at roots = 1.8 TeV recorded with the Collider Detector at Fermilab. In the case of a light top squark, the decay of-the top quark into a top squark plus the lightest supersymmetric particle (LSP) could have a significant branching ratio. The observed events are consistent with standard model t (t) over bar production and decay. Hence, we set limits on the branching ratio of the top quark decaying into a top squark plus LSP, excluding branching ratios above 45% for a LSP mass up to 30 GeV/c(2).

Search for the supersymmetric partner of the top quark in p(p)over-bar collisions at root s=1.8 TeV

INTROZZI, GIANLUCA;
2001

Abstract

We report on a search for the supersymmetric partner of the top quark (top squark) produced in t (t) over bar events using 110 ph(-1) of p (p) over bar collisions at roots = 1.8 TeV recorded with the Collider Detector at Fermilab. In the case of a light top squark, the decay of-the top quark into a top squark plus the lightest supersymmetric particle (LSP) could have a significant branching ratio. The observed events are consistent with standard model t (t) over bar production and decay. Hence, we set limits on the branching ratio of the top quark decaying into a top squark plus LSP, excluding branching ratios above 45% for a LSP mass up to 30 GeV/c(2).
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