publication . Preprint . Other literature type . Article . 2019

The DESY II Test Beam Facility

Norbert Meyners; Ingrid-Maria Gregor; Ulrich Kötz; Marcel Stanitzki; Jan Dreyling-Eschweiler; Natalia Potylitsina-Kube; Anne Schütz; Ralf Diener; Uwe Krämer; Heiko Ehrlichmann; ...
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 2019
  • Country: Germany
Abstract
DESY Hamburg operates a test beam facility with three independent beam lines at the DESY II synchrotron. It is world-wide one of very few facilities providing test beams in the GeV range. To this end, it offers electron/positron beams with user-selectable momenta from 1-6 GeV/c. The available infrastructure for the users is unique, including a high field solenoidal magnet and permanently installed high-precision pixel beam telescopes. This publication gives a detailed description of the facility, the available infrastructure, and the simulated and measured performance.
Subjects
arXiv: Physics::Accelerator PhysicsPhysics::Instrumentation and DetectorsHigh Energy Physics::ExperimentAstrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
free text keywords: Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors, High Energy Physics - Experiment, beam [positron], beam transport, synchrotron, performance, electron, magnet, pixel, 530, positron: beam, electron: beam, semiconductor detector: pixel, DESY Lab, numerical calculations, detector: design, beam [electron], pixel [semiconductor detector], design [detector], DESY, Beam (structure), Cathode ray, law.invention, law, Optics, business.industry, business, Solenoidal vector field, Physics, Positron, ddc:530
Funded by
EC| AIDA
Project
AIDA
Advanced European Infrastructures for Detectors at Accelerators
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 262025
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP4 | INFRA
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EC| AIDA-2020
Project
AIDA-2020
Advanced European Infrastructures for Detectors at Accelerators
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 654168
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA

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