The CLAS Cherenkov detector

Citation
G. Adams et al., The CLAS Cherenkov detector, NUCL INST A, 465(2-3), 2001, pp. 414-427
Citations number
8
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Spectroscopy /Instrumentation/Analytical Sciences","Instrumentation & Measurement
Journal title
NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION A-ACCELERATORS SPECTROMETERS DETECTORS AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT
ISSN journal
0168-9002 → ACNP
Volume
465
Issue
2-3
Year of publication
2001
Pages
414 - 427
Database
ISI
SICI code
0168-9002(20010611)465:2-3<414:TCCD>2.0.ZU;2-0
Abstract
The design, construction, and performance of the CLAS Chrenkov threshold ga s detector at Jefferson Lab is described. The detector consists of 216 opti cal modules. Each module consists of the of three adjustable mirrors of lig htweight composite construction. a Winston light collecting cone, a 5-in. p hotomiltiplier tube, and specially designed magnetic shielding. Efficiencie s and response functions have been measured. (C) 2001 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.