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Accession Number DE13-1104894
Title Characterization of the Ionization Chamber for the SPIDER Detector, Experiment Proposal.
Publication Date Nov 2013
Media Count 6p
Personal Author C. Arnold D. Shields F. K. Tovesson K. C. Meierbachtol
Abstract We request 3 days of ATLAS beams for testing the ionization chamber component of the SPIDER detector, a spectrometer for measuring the mass yields of neutron-induced fission fragments. The ionization chamber will be a stand alone detector to be coupled to the end of the beam pipe at zero degrees. These tests are a mass and energy specific characterization of the ionization chamber operating conditions specific to SPIDER, including entrance window material options. Once tested, the results will be applied to the energy cal- ibration process of SPIDER, a crucial step to achieving high mass resolution.
Keywords Beams
Ionization chambers
SPectrometer for Ion DEtermination in fission Research(SPIDE

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 46 - Physics
77E - Nuclear Instrumentation
Corporate Author Los Alamos National Lab., NM.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1411
Contract Number DE-AC52-06NA25396

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