Construction and performance of a prototype multigap resistive plate chamber

S. H. Ahn, B. Hong, S. J. Hong, J. R. Ji, K. S. Lee, S. B. Lee, S. Park, W. J. Park, M. S. Ryu, H. H. Shim, K. S. Sim, J. K. Woo

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Abstract

We present the design, construction, and performance of a prototype multigap resistive plate chamber made of glass plates. A time resolution of 580 ps with a detection efficiency above 95 % was achieved at the working high-voltage plateau with cosmic ray muons.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)366-368
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Korean Physical Society
Volume40
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Feb

Keywords

  • Avalanche mode cosmic ray muons
  • Multigap resistive plate chamber

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Ahn, S. H., Hong, B., Hong, S. J., Ji, J. R., Lee, K. S., Lee, S. B., Park, S., Park, W. J., Ryu, M. S., Shim, H. H., Sim, K. S., & Woo, J. K. (2002). Construction and performance of a prototype multigap resistive plate chamber. Journal of the Korean Physical Society, 40(2), 366-368.