Measurements of the Properties of the Top Quark

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We review recent measurements of the properties of the top quark: the decay width of the top quark, of spin correlations between the top and the antitop quarks in t{bar t} production, the W boson helicity in top decays, the strong colour flow in t{bar t} events, and the asymmetry of t{bar t} production due to the strong colour charge. The measurements are performed on data samples of up to 5.4 fb{sup -1} of integrated luminosity acquired by the CDF and D0 collaborations in Run II of the Fermilab Tevatron p{bar p} collider at a centre-of-mass energy of {radical}s = ... continued below

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Brandt, Oleg August 1, 2011.

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We review recent measurements of the properties of the top quark: the decay width of the top quark, of spin correlations between the top and the antitop quarks in t{bar t} production, the W boson helicity in top decays, the strong colour flow in t{bar t} events, and the asymmetry of t{bar t} production due to the strong colour charge. The measurements are performed on data samples of up to 5.4 fb{sup -1} of integrated luminosity acquired by the CDF and D0 collaborations in Run II of the Fermilab Tevatron p{bar p} collider at a centre-of-mass energy of {radical}s = 1.96 TeV.

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Brandt, Oleg. Measurements of the Properties of the Top Quark, article, August 1, 2011; Batavia, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc829370/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.