The COMPASS RICH1 detector

Citation
G. Baum et al., The COMPASS RICH1 detector, NUCL PH B-P, 78, 1999, pp. 354-359
Citations number
11
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
354 - 359
Database
ISI
SICI code
0920-5632(199908)78:<354:TCRD>2.0.ZU;2-0
Abstract
A large acceptance gas RICH detector is presently under construction for th e spectrometer of the COMPASS Experiment. Tts design parameters are present ed and the main characteristics of the vessel, the mirrors system, the phot on detectors and the front-end electronics are-discussed together with some results from prototyping activities.