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The Upgraded D0 detector.

Fox, H. and Abazov, V. M. and Abbott, M. and Abolins, M. (2006) The Upgraded D0 detector. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 565 (2). pp. 463-537. ISSN 0168-9002

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Abstract

The DØ experiment enjoyed a very successful data-collection run at the Fermilab Tevatron collider between 1992 and 1996. Since then, the detector has been upgraded to take advantage of improvements to the Tevatron and to enhance its physics capabilities. We describe the new elements of the detector, including the silicon microstrip tracker, central fiber tracker, solenoidal magnet, preshower detectors, forward muon detector, and forward proton detector. The uranium/liquid-argon calorimeters and central muon detector, remaining from Run I, are discussed briefly. We also present the associated electronics, triggering, and data acquisition systems, along with the design and implementation of software specific to DØ.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Additional Information: Fox was one of the chief contributors to the commissioning of the Silicon Microstrip detector of the D-Zero experiment, which is a crucial component in much of the physics, including the B physics results, presented in this submission. 135 citations (SPIRES). RAE_import_type : Journal article RAE_uoa_type : Physics
Uncontrolled Keywords: Fermilab ; DZero ; D0 ; Tevatron Run II
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
ID Code: 2331
Deposited By: ep_importer
Deposited On: 02 Apr 2008 11:18
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 30 May 2014 11:50
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URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/2331

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