Scintillation counters for the Dø muon upgrade

B. S. Acharya, B. Baldin, S. Banerjee, S. B. Beri, V. Bhatnagar, M. Bhattacharjee, A. Brandt, R. Brock, J. M. Butler, S. Chopra, M. Cummings, D. Denisov, H. T. Diehl, S. R. Dugad, P. Duggan, S. Fahey, E. Flattum, M. Fortner, V. Glebov, J. L. González SolísD. R. Green, J. Green, N. Grossman, A. Gupta, H. Haggerty, S. Hansen, R. Hatcher, D. Hedin, R. Hernández-Montoya, T. Hu, S. Igarashi, A. S. Ito, S. A. Jerger, K. Johns, S. D. Kalmani, J. M. Kohli, M. R. Krishnaswamy, R. Markeloff, T. Marshall, T. McMahon, D. Miller, N. K. Mondal, P. Nagaraj, V. S. Narasimham, A. Narayanan, M. Nicola, M. Nila, N. Parua, B. G. Pope, P. Z. Quintas, M. V.S. Rao, L. V. Reddy, T. Regan, T. Rockwell, B. Satyanarayana, H. C. Shankar, J. B. Singh, P. M. Sood, A. Taketani, P. R. Vishwanath, J. Wilcox, D. R. Wood, R. Yamada, T. Yasuda, S. Chang, H. Johari, W. Smart, S. Fuess, S. Ahn, W. Carvalho, J. De Mello Neto

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We present the results of an upgrade to the DØ muon system. Scintillating counters have been added to the existing central DØ muon system to provide rejection for cosmic-ray muons and out-of-time background, and to provide additional fast-timing information for muons in an upgraded Tevatron. Performance and results from the 1994-1996 Tevatron run are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)45-62
Number of pages18
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 11 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Instrumentation


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