The high time and position resolution grid geometry time-of-flight spectrometer is described. It is used for particle identification as an element of the NA49 hadron detector system at the CERN-SPS. Performance and operational experience in high particle density environment of Pb+Pb collision are discussed.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 1 2000|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics