Effect of integration time on the induced charge and position resolution of the RPC detector

S. H. Thoker, B. Satyanarayana, W. Bari, R. R. Shinde, G. Majumder

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Abstract

As part of detailed optimization studies on Resistive Plate Chambers (RPCs) to be deployed in huge numbers in the INO-ICAL experiment, effects of integration time on the dispersion of the induced charge as well as position resolution of a prototype RPC was studied. Two, G10 based pickup panels of strip widths 5 mm and 3 mm were used in these studies. A double Gaussian function was used to fit the dispersion of the induced charge on the strips due to passage of cosmic ray muons through the RPC.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberP05021
JournalJournal of Instrumentation
Volume14
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 23 2019

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Mathematical Physics

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