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Title: 
Noncyclic geometric phase for neutrino oscillation
Authors: 
Issue Date: 
2001
Citation: 
Wang, X. -B., Kwek, L. C., Liu, Y., & Oh, C. H. (2001). Noncyclic geometric phase for neutrino oscillation. Physical Review D, 63(5), 053003.
Abstract: 
We provide explicit formulae for the noncyclic geometric phases or Pancharatnam phases of
neutrino oscillations. Since Pancharatnam phase is a generalization of the Berry phase, our results
generalize the previous findings for Berry phase in a recent paper [Phys. Lett. B, 466 (1999)
262]. Unlike the Berry phase, the noncyclic geometric phase offers distinctive advantage in terms
of measurement and prediction. In particular, for three-flavor mixing, our explicit formula offers an
alternative means of determining the CP-violating phase. Our results can also be extended easily
to explore geometric phase associated with neutron-antineutron oscillations.
Description: 
This is the original draft, prior to peer-review, of a manuscript published in Physical Review D. The published version is available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevD.63.053003
URI: 
ISSN: 
0556-2821
Other Identifiers: 
10.1103/PhysRevD.63.053003
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