publication . Article . Preprint . 2014

Shower development of particles with momenta from 1 to 10 GeV in the CALICE Scintillator-Tungsten HCAL

Adloff, C.; Blaising, J -J; Repond, J.; Wing, M.; Salvatore, F.; Cortina Gil, E.; Mannai, S.; Baulieu, G.; Calabria, P.; Caponetto, L.; ...
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2014 Journal: Journal of Instrumentation, volume 9, pages P01004-P01004 (eissn: 1748-0221, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: IOP Publishing
Abstract
Lepton colliders are considered as options to complement and to extend the physics programme at the Large Hadron Collider. The Compact Linear Collider (CLIC) is an $e^+e^-$ collider under development aiming at centre-of-mass energies of up to 3 TeV. For experiments at CLIC, a hadron sampling calorimeter with tungsten absorber is proposed. Such a calorimeter provides sufficient depth to contain high-energy showers, while allowing a compact size for the surrounding solenoid. A fine-grained calorimeter prototype with tungsten absorber plates and scintillator tiles read out by silicon photomultipliers was built and exposed to particle beams at CERN. Results obtained...
Subjects
arXiv: Physics::Instrumentation and DetectorsHigh Energy Physics::ExperimentPhysics::Accelerator Physics
free text keywords: Instrumentation, Mathematical Physics, [PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-INS-DET]Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Instrumentation and Detectors [physics.ins-det], Physics and Astronomy, Detector modelling and simulations I (interaction of radiation with matter, etc), interaction of photons with matter, interaction of hadrons with matter, Calorimeter methods, Particle identification methods, physics.ins-det, Detectors and Experimental Techniques, Advanced infrastructures for detector R&D [9], Highly Granular Calorimetry [9.5], Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors, spatial distribution [showers], silicon [photomultiplier], tungsten, scintillation counter, CALICE, GEANT, hadronic [calorimeter], irradiation [electron], irradiation [pi], irradiation [p], Collider, law.invention, law, Compact Linear Collider, Silicon photomultiplier, Particle physics, Hadron, Lepton, Physics, Calorimeter, Large Hadron Collider, Scintillator, Nuclear physics, ddc:610
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  • Funder: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
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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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