A B4C-Silicon Target for the Detection of Neutrino Interactions
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A B4C-Silicon Target for the Detection of Neutrino Interactions

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A B4C-Silicon Target for the Detection of Neutrino Interactions

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dc.contributor.author Barichello, G.
dc.contributor.author Cervera Villanueva, Anselmo
dc.contributor.author Gómez Cadenas, Juan José
dc.contributor.author Hernando Morata, José Ángel
dc.date.accessioned 2015-12-21T08:24:01Z
dc.date.available 2015-12-21T08:24:01Z
dc.date.issued 1998
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10550/49630
dc.description.abstract This note describes the construction of a target for neutrino interactions composed of passive boron carbide plates interleaved with silicon microstrip detectors. The target contains four layers of passive material With a total mass of 45 kg and 600 single-sided silicon microstrip detectors with a total surface of 1.14 m(2) distributed over five layers. It is installed in the NOMAD spectrometer at the CERN SPS neutrino beam. During the 1997 run about 8000v(mu) charged current interactions were estimated to have occurred in the target. For these events it will be possible to perform a precise measurement of both vertex and kinematical variables. This will provide invaluable experience towards the construction of a future large-scale silicon tracker for neutrino oscillation experiments.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartof Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment, 1998, vol. 419, num. 1, p. 1-15
dc.rights.uri info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
dc.source Barichello, G. Cervera Villanueva, Anselmo Gómez Cadenas, Juan José Hernando Morata, José Ángel 1998 A B4C-Silicon Target for the Detection of Neutrino Interactions Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment 419 1 1 15
dc.subject Física
dc.title A B4C-Silicon Target for the Detection of Neutrino Interactions
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.date.updated 2015-12-21T08:24:01Z
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0168-9002(98)00770-0
dc.identifier.idgrec 069923

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