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Response of gas scintillators to heavy charged particles

  • M. Mutterer
  • P. Grimm
  • H. Heckwolf
  • J. Pannicke
  • W. Spreng
  • J. P. Theobald
Session I. Gas Detectors
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 178)

Abstract

Basic features of scintillation detectors based on the luminescence of noble gases and relevant gas mixtures are traced in the light of known radio luminescence processes The application of this detection regime to heavy ions is outlined and experimental results are reported.

Keywords

Drift Chamber High Excited State Trace Position Light Amplitude High Ionization Density 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Mutterer
    • 1
  • P. Grimm
    • 1
  • H. Heckwolf
    • 1
  • J. Pannicke
    • 1
  • W. Spreng
    • 1
  • J. P. Theobald
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für KernphysikTechnische Hochschule DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

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