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Non-standard GEM foils for gaseous detectors

Oct 22, 2019, 5:05 PM
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Centrum Zarządzania Innowacjami i Transferem Technologii Politechniki Warszawskiej cziitt@pw.edu.pl ul. Rektorska 4 00-614 Warszawa
NICA and NA61/SHINE joint session MPD/NA61 Joint Session


Magdalena Kuich (University of Warsaw (PL))


Gas Electron Multiplier (GEM) technology is widely used in many application in nuclear and particle physics. It offers the potential to develop new gaseous detectors with unprecedented spatial resolution, high rate capability, sizeable sensitive area, operational stability and radiation hardness. In this contribution, a brief overview of gaseous detector development at the University of Warsaw will be presented, as well as basic concepts, operational mechanisms and performance of the gas amplifier structures based on standard and non-standard GEM foils will be discussed

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Magdalena Kuich (University of Warsaw (PL))

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