Cherenkov counter for the G0 backward angle measurements

  • Benoît Guillon
IV-3/Detection
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Abstract

The G0 program consists of a set of parity violation experiments performed at Jefferson Lab (Va, USA) dedicated to the determination of the strange quark contribution to the charge and magnetization distributions of the nucleon [1]. This paper describes the final design of the Cherenkov counter used to reject the significant charged background of the G0 backward angle measurements.

PACS: 29.40.Ka Cherenkov detectors

Keywords

Elementary Particle Angle Measurement Strange Quark Final Design Parity Violation 

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© Springer-Verlag, Società Italiana di Fisica 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Benoît Guillon
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Physique Subatomique et de Cosmologie, 53 avenue des Martyrs, 38000 GrenobleFrance

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