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Design and Construction of the MicroBooNE Detector

Acciarri, R. and An, R. and Aparicio, A. and Aponte, S. and Asaadi, J. and Auger, M. and Ayoub, N. and Bagby, L. and Baller, B. and Barger, R. and Barr, G. and Bass, M. and Bay, F. and Biery, K. and Bishai, M. and Blake, A. and Bocean, V. and Boehnlein, D. and Bogert, V. D. and Bolton, T. and Bugel, L. and Callahan, C. and Camilleri, L. and Caratelli, D. and Carls, B. and Fernandez, R. Castillo and Cavanna, F. and Chappa, S. and Chen, K. and Chi, C. Y. and Chiu, C. S. and Church, E. and Cianci, D. and Collin, G. H. and Conrad, J. M. and Convery, M. and Cornele, J. and Cowan, P. and Crespo-Anadon, J. I. and Crutcher, G. and Darve, C. and Tutto, M. Del and Devitt, D. and Duffin, S. and Dytman, S. and Eberly, B. and Ereditato, A. and Erickson, D. and Sanchez, L. Escudero and Esquivel, J. and Farooq, S. and Farrell, J. and Featherston, D. and Fleming, B. T. and Foreman, W. and Furmanski, A. P. and Genty, V. and Geynisman, M. and Goeldi, D. and Goff, B. and Gollapinni, S. and Graf, N. and Gramellini, E. and Green, J. and Greene, A. and Greenlee, H. and Griffin, T. and Grosso, R. and Guenette, R. and Hackenburg, A. and Haenni, R. and Hamilton, P. and Healey, P. and Hen, O. and Henderson, E. and Hewes, J. and Hill, K. and Himes, L. and Ho, J. and Horton-Smith, G. and Huffman, D. and Ignarra, C. M. and Vries, J. Jan de and Jaskierny, W. and Jen, C. M. and Joshi, J. and Jostlein, H. and Kaleko, D. and Kalousis, L. N. and Karagiorgi, G. and Katori, T. and Kellogg, P. and Ketchum, W. and Kilmer, J. and Klein, E. and Kobilarcik, T. and Kreslo, I. and Krull, R. and Kubinski, R. and Lange, G. and Lanni, F. and Lathrop, A. and Laube, A. and Lissauer, D. and Lister, A. and Littlejohn, B. R. and Lockwitz, S. and Lorca, D. and Louis, W. C. and Lukhanin, G. and Luethi, M. and Lundberg, B. and Luo, X. and Mahler, G. and Majoros, I. and Makowiecki, D. and Marchionni, A. and Mariani, C. and Markley, D. and Caicedo, D. A. Martinez and McDonald, K. T. and McKee, D. and Mead, J. and Meddage, V. and Miceli, T. and Mills, G. B. and Miner, W. and Moon, J. and Mooney, M. and Moss, Z. and Mousseau, J. and Murrells, R. and Naples, D. and Nienaber, P. and Norris, B. and Norton, N. and Nowak, J. and OBoyle, M. and Olszanowski, T. and Palamara, O. and Paolone, V. and Papavassiliou, V. and Pate, S. F. and Pavlovic, Z. and Pelkey, R. and Phipps, M. and Pordes, S. and Porzio, D. and Pulliam, G. and Qian, X. and Raaf, J. L. and Radeka, V. and Rafique, A. and Rameika, R. A and Rebel, B. and Rechenmacher, R. and Rescia, S. and Rochester, L. and Rohr, C. Rudolf von and Ruga, A. and Russell, B. and Sanders, R. and W., R. Sands III and Sarychev, M. and Schmitz, D. W. and Schukraft, A. and Seligman, W. and Shaevitz, M. H. and Shoun, M. and Sinclair, J. and Sippach, W. and Smidt, T. and Snider, E. L. and Soderberg, M. and Solano-Gonzalez, M. and Soldner-Rembold, S. and Soleti, S. R. and Sondericker, J. and Spentzouris, P. and Spitz, J. and John, J. St and Strauss, T. and Sutton, K. and Szelc, A. M. and Taheri, K. and Tagg, N. and Tatum, K. and Teng, J. and Terao, K. and Thorn, C. and Tillman, J. and Toups, M. and Tsai, Y. T. and Tufanli, S. and Usher, T. and Utes, M. and Water, R. G. Van de and Vendetta, C. and Vergani, S. and Voirin, E. and Voirin, J. and Viren, B. and Watkins, P. and Weber, M. and Wester, T. and Weston, J. and Wickremasinghe, D. A. and Wolbers, S. and Wongjirad, T. and Woodruff, K. and Wu, K. C. and Yang, T. and Yu, B. and Zeller, G. P. and Zennamo, J. and Zuckerbrot, M. (2017) Design and Construction of the MicroBooNE Detector. Journal of Instrumentation, 12. ISSN 1748-0221

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    This paper describes the design and construction of the MicroBooNE liquid argon time projection chamber and associated systems. MicroBooNE is the first phase of the Short Baseline Neutrino program, located at Fermilab, and will utilize the capabilities of liquid argon detectors to examine a rich assortment of physics topics. In this document details of design specifications, assembly procedures, and acceptance tests are reported.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Instrumentation
    Additional Information: This is an author-created, un-copyedited version of an article accepted for published in Journal of Instrumentation. IOP Publishing Ltd is not responsible for any errors or omissions in this version of the manuscript or any version derived from it. The Version of Record is available online at doi:10.1088/1748-0221/12/02/P02017
    Uncontrolled Keywords: physics.ins-det ; hep-ex
    Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
    ID Code: 84871
    Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
    Deposited On: 24 Feb 2017 16:38
    Refereed?: Yes
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 21 Sep 2017 01:56
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