Parallel plate chambers and their possible use in LHC experiments

A. Arefiev, Gy L. Bencze, A. Bizzeti, E. Choumilov, C. Civinini, R. D'Alessandro, G. Dajko, A. Fenyvesi, A. Ferrando, M. C. Fouz, A. Iglesias, V. Ivochkin, F. Maggi, A. Malinin, L. Martinez Laso, M. Meschini, J. Molnar, V. Pojidaev, F. Szoncso, C. E. Wulz

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Present status of Parallel Plate Chambers (PPC) is reviewed. After a description of this detector, results from tests concerning PPC efficiency uniformity, radiation hardness, and behaviour in electromagnetic calorimetry are presented. Some possible utilizations in LHC experiments are mentioned.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)222-228
Number of pages7
JournalNuclear Physics B (Proceedings Supplements)
Issue number1-3
Publication statusPublished - nov. 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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Arefiev, A., Bencze, G. L., Bizzeti, A., Choumilov, E., Civinini, C., D'Alessandro, R., Dajko, G., Fenyvesi, A., Ferrando, A., Fouz, M. C., Iglesias, A., Ivochkin, V., Maggi, F., Malinin, A., Martinez Laso, L., Meschini, M., Molnar, J., Pojidaev, V., Szoncso, F., & Wulz, C. E. (1995). Parallel plate chambers and their possible use in LHC experiments. Nuclear Physics B (Proceedings Supplements), 44(1-3), 222-228.