Oct 21 – 25, 2019
CZiITT
Europe/Warsaw timezone
Call for papers is open! Please submit your paper!

Non-standard GEM foils for gaseous detectors

Oct 22, 2019, 5:05 PM
20m
Conference room... (CZiITT)

Conference room...

CZiITT

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

Speaker

Magdalena Kuich (University of Warsaw (PL))

Description

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

Primary author

Magdalena Kuich (University of Warsaw (PL))

Presentation materials

Peer reviewing

Paper