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dc.contributor.author Pyszniak, Andrzej [USOS140298] pl
dc.contributor.author Calén, Hans pl
dc.contributor.author Fransson, K. pl
dc.contributor.author Fridén, C-J. pl
dc.contributor.author Hellbeck, Elin pl
dc.contributor.author Jacewicz, Marek pl
dc.contributor.author Johansson, Tord pl
dc.contributor.author Marciniewski, Paweł pl
dc.contributor.author Rudy, Zbigniew [SAP11010608] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2015-03-19T10:29:10Z
dc.date.available 2015-03-19T10:29:10Z
dc.date.issued 2014 pl
dc.identifier.issn 0304-3843 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/3969
dc.language eng pl
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dc.title A pellet tracking system for the PANDA experiment pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 159-163 pl
dc.abstract.en Frozen microspheres of hydrogen (pellets) will be one of the target types for the future hadron physics experiment PANDA at FAIR (GSI, Darmstadt, Germany) [1]. Pellets with a diameter of 25– μm are generated about 3 meters above the interaction region, to which they travel with a velocity around 80 m/s inside a narrow pipe. The interaction region is defined by the overlap of the pellet stream and the accelerator beam and has a size of a few millimeters. One would like to know the interaction point more precisely, to have better possibilities to reconstruct particle tracks and events e.g. in charmonium decay studies. One would also like to suppress background events that do not originate in a pellet, but e.g. may occur in rest gas, that is present in the beam pipe. A solution is provided by the presented pellet tracking system together with a target operation mode that provides one and only one pellet in the interaction region most of the time. The goal is to track individual pellets in order to know their position with a resolution of a few tenths of a millimeter at the time of an interaction. The system must also be highly efficient and provide tracking information for essentially all pellets that pass the interaction region. Presented results from the design studies show that the goals can be fulfilled by this solution. pl
dc.subject.en pellet pl
dc.subject.en pellet-tracking pl
dc.subject.en internal target pl
dc.description.volume 229 pl
dc.description.number 1-3 pl
dc.description.conftype international pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/s10751-014-1052-5 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1572-9540 pl
dc.title.journal Hyperfine Interactions pl
dc.title.volume Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Low Energy Antiproton Physics (LEAP 2013) held in Uppsala, Sweden, 10-15 June, 2013, PART II/II pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Fizyki, Astronomii i Informatyki Stosowanej : Instytut Fizyki im. Mariana Smoluchowskiego pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.conference 11th International Conference on Low Energy Antiproton Physics (LEAP 2013); 2013-06-10; 2013-06-15; Uppsala; Szwecja; indeksowana w Web of Science; indeksowana w Scopus; ; pl
dc.rights.original CC-BY; inne; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0; pl


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