Record number :
2197530
Title of article :
Beyond the RICH: innovative photosensitive gaseous detectors for new fields of applications
Author/Authors :
Carlson، نويسنده , , P. and Iacobeaus، نويسنده , , C. and Francke، نويسنده , , T. and Lund-Jensen، نويسنده , , B. and Periale، نويسنده , , L. and Peskov، نويسنده , , V. N. Rodionov ، نويسنده , , I.، نويسنده ,
Issue Information :
روزنامه با شماره پیاپی سال 2003
Pages :
6
From page :
189
To page :
194
Abstract :
We have developed and successfully used several innovative designs of detectors with solid photocathodes. The main advantage of these detectors is that rather high gains (>104) can be achieved in a single multiplication step. This is possible by, for instance, exploiting the secondary electron multiplication and limiting the energy of the steamers by distributed resistivity. The single step approach also allows a very good position resolution to be achieved in some devices: 50 μm “on line” without applying any treatment method (like “center of gravity”). The main focus of our report is new fields of applications for these detectors and the optimization of their designs for such purposes.
Keywords :
Photocathodes , Micropattern detectors , RPC
Journal title :
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A
Serial Year :
2003
Link To Document :
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