publication . Article . Preprint . 2011

Characterization of a tagged γ-ray beam line at the DAΦNE Beam Test Facility

Attilio Ferrari; G. Porrovecchio; Ennio Morelli; Massimo Trifoglio; D. Zanello; P. Picozza; A. Pellizzoni; Alda Rubini; F. Perotti; Luigi Pacciani; ...
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  • Published: 26 Nov 2011 Journal: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, volume 674, pages 55-66 (issn: 0168-9002, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Country: Italy
Comment: 23 pages; 17 figures. Second and final version accepted by Nucl. Instr. & Meth. A
arXiv: Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical PhenomenaPhysics::Instrumentation and Detectors
free text keywords: Nuclear and High Energy Physics, Instrumentation, Detectors and Experimental Techniques, Improvement and equipment of irradiation and test beam lines [8], Test beams infrastructure at CERN and Frascati [8.2], Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors, Astrophysics - Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics, Electron and positron beam, Photon beam, Position-sensitive detectors, Photon, Beam (structure), Optics, business.industry, business, Beamline, Scintillator, Spectrometer, Dipole magnet, Gamma ray, Physics, Bremsstrahlung

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