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Detectors of Ultraheavy Cosmic Rays

  • Martin H. Israel
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASIC, volume 107)

Abstract

Ultraheavy cosmic rays have been measured by both passive and electronic detectors. These detectors are reviewed, and the requirements are given for a detector to make the next major step in this area.

Keywords

Ionization Chamber Nuclear Emulsion Cerenkov Radiator Pulse Shape Discrimination Passive Detector 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin H. Israel
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  1. 1.Department of Physics, and the McDonnell Center for the Space SciencesWashington UniversitySt. LouisUSA

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