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Studies of Wavelength-Shifting Liquid Filled Quartz Capillaries for Use in a Proposed CMS Calorimeter

Baumbaugh, B. and Bornheim, A. and Newman, H. B. and Spiropulu, M. and Yang, F. and Zhang, L. and Zhu, R. Y. (2015) Studies of Wavelength-Shifting Liquid Filled Quartz Capillaries for Use in a Proposed CMS Calorimeter. In: Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2015. IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, pp. 1-6. ISBN 978-1-4673-9862-6. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20161012-110339515

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Abstract

Studies have been done and continue on the design and construction of a Shashlik detector using Radiation hard quartz capillaries filled with wavelength shifting liquid to collect the scintillation light from LYSO crystals for use as a calorimeter in the Phase II CMS upgrade at CERN. The work presented here focuses on the studies of the capillaries and liquids that would best suit the purpose of the detector. Comparisons are made of various liquids, concentrations, and capillary construction techniques will be discussed.


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Spiropulu, M.0000-0001-8172-7081
Zhu, R. Y.0000-0003-3091-7461
Additional Information:© 2015 IEEE. Date Added to IEEE Xplore: 06 October 2016. Special thanks to the Radiation Laboratory at Notre Dame for making the capillaries for us and to Kiva Ford who does the glass work. And thanks to Jay LaVerne of the Notre Dame Radiation Lab for his help in exposing our sample to high doses of gamma radiation. Thanks to Eljen Technologies and especially Chuck Hurbut for making the liquids at various concentration we needed to complete this work. And special thanks to the people at Polymicro Technologies for making the blank radiation hard quartz capillaries to our specification. We thank the National Science Foundation for its support of this work under grant NSF-PHY-1312842.
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NSFPHY-1312842
Subject Keywords:Liquids, Detectors, Optical fiber testing, Optical fiber cables, Optical reflection, Tungsten
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Official Citation:B. Baumbaugh et al., "Studies of wavelength-shifting liquid filled quartz capillaries for use in a proposed CMS calorimeter," 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), San Diego, CA, USA, 2015, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2015.7581951
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