Innovative Detectors for Supercolliders (The Science & Culture Series: Physics)

Innovative Detectors for Supercolliders (The Science & Culture Series: Physics)

By: E. Nappi (editor), J. Seguinot (editor)Hardback

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The possible upgrade of LHC or a future generation of colliders at the extreme limits of energy and luminosity will require detectors based on very advanced technological solutions to fully exploit the physics opportunities offered. Major steps must be taken to design and realize devices that are able not only to handle very high rates but also to cope with the very harsh radiation environment without suffering any performance degradation.This book reviews the present status, current limits and recent developments in detection techniques and related aspects (simulation, signal acquisition, tracking, particle identification, etc.). Novel ideas in this domain are discussed with emphasis on the directions in which improvements in proven techniques are desired.The proceedings have been selected for coverage in:* Index to Scientific & Technical Proceedings(R) (ISTP(R) / ISI Proceedings)* Index to Scientific & Technical Proceedings (ISTP CDROM version / ISI Proceedings)* CC Proceedings - Engineering & Physical Sciences

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Contents

General Aspects; Tracking with Solid-State Detectors; Tracking with Gaseous Detectors; Lepton Identification; Hadron Identification; Calorimetry; Trends in Photon Detection

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/05/2004
  • ISBN13: 9789812387455
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 468
  • ID: 9789812387455
  • weight: 789
  • ISBN10: 9812387455

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