publication . Other literature type . 2012

Characterization of silicon sensor materials and designs for the CMS Tracker Upgrade

Dierlamm, Alexander Hermann;
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  • Published: 06 Dec 2012
During the high luminosity phase of the LHC (HL-LHC, starting around 2020) the inner tracking system of CMS will be exposed to harsher conditions than the current system was designed for. Therefore a new tracker is planned to cope with higher radiation levels and higher occupancies. Within the strip sensor developments of CMS a comparative survey of silicon materials and technologies is being performed in order to identify the baseline material for the future tracker. Hence, a variety of materials (float-zone, magnetic Czochralski and epitaxially grown silicon with thicknesses from 50$\mu$m to 320$\mu$m as p- and n-type) has been processed at one company (Hamama...
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