The use of RPC in the ARGO-YBJ project

Citation
C. Bacci et al., The use of RPC in the ARGO-YBJ project, NUCL PH B-P, 78, 1999, pp. 38-43
Citations number
2
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Physics
Journal title
NUCLEAR PHYSICS B-PROCEEDINGS SUPPLEMENTS
ISSN journal
0920-5632 → ACNP
Volume
78
Year of publication
1999
Pages
38 - 43
Database
ISI
SICI code
0920-5632(199908)78:<38:TUORIT>2.0.ZU;2-K
Abstract
We present the ARGO-YBJ experiment, a full coverage detector placed at high altitude (similar to 4300 m a.s.l.) that exploits the RPC technique. Resul ts of a test experiment performed at Yanbajing site, with a full coverage R PC carpet of 50 m(2) are also presented.