CMS Hadronic Endcap Calorimeter Upgrade R&D Studies

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Akgun, Ugur; Albayrak, Elif Asli; Onel, Yasar;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Physics Procedia, volume 37, pages 238-243 (issn: 1875-3892)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.phpro.2012.02.370
  • Subject: Detectors and Experimental Techniques | Physics and Astronomy(all) | Particle Physics - Experiment
    arxiv: Physics::Instrumentation and Detectors | Condensed Matter::Materials Science | High Energy Physics::Experiment

Due to an expected increase in radiation damage in LHC, we propose to replace the active material of the CMS Hadronic EndCap calorimeters with radiation hard quartz plate. Quartz is proven to be radiation hard with radiation damage tests using electron, proton, neutron ... View more
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