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15th Topical Seminar on Innovative Particle and Radiation Detectors (IPRD19)

Europe/Zurich
Siena (Italy)

Siena (Italy)

Andrea Perrotta (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT)), Francesco Navarria (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT)), Giovanna Lehmann Miotto (CERN), Marco Paganoni (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT)), Pier Simone Marrocchesi (Universita degli studi di Siena (IT)), Pietro Govoni (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT)), Tiziano Rovelli (Universita e INFN (IT))
Description

The conference will focus on advanced technologies in particle physics at accelerator and collider experiments, and in cosmic ray and astrophysics experiments, including balloon-borne and space based experiments. Special attention will be devoted to the application of these detectors in other fields, such as detectors for medicine and biology, homeland security control, muontomography of archaeological and geophysical structures, and environmental monitoring. In addition to invited papers, contributed papers for oral presentation and posters are welcome. Abstracts should be sent to: perrotta@bo.infn.it Deadline for contributed abstracts: 10 July 2019. Acceptance of abstracts will be notified by 31 July 2019. Post-deadline contributions will also be considered and acceptance will be notified asap. Invited papers, accepted contributed papers and posters will be published. Papers to be published in the Conference Proceedings must be received by the Editors by 6 January 2020 31 January 2020.
Will be published in: JINST

    • 09:00 10:30
      IPRD19: Opening
      Convener: Chiara Nociforo (GSI)
      • 09:00
        Welcome address 10m
        Speaker: Francesco Navarria (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 09:10
        Optimisation of a silicon microstrip telescope for UA9 crystal channeling studies 20m
        Speaker: Geoff Hall (Imperial College (GB))
      • 09:30
        Detectors for antideuteron search in cosmic rays: current status and new ideas 20m
        Speaker: Francesco Dimiccoli (Universita degli Studi di Trento è INFN (IT))
      • 09:50
        Tracking detector for high performance cosmic muon imaging 20m
        Speaker: Dezso Varga (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 10:10
        50 ps timing with SiGe Bi-CMOS monolithic pixel sensors 20m
        Speaker: Giuseppe Iacobucci (Universite de Geneve (CH))
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:00 12:45
      IPRD19: Muography
      Convener: Francesco Navarria (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 11:00
        A portable muon telescope based on small and gas-tight Resistive Plat Chambers 15m
        Speaker: Samip Basnet (Louvain)
      • 11:15
        Monitoring the long-term stability of civil buildings through the MRPC telescopes of the EEE Project 15m
        Speaker: Chiara Pinto (INFN and University of Catania)
      • 11:30
        Muon radiography applied to volcanoes imaging: the MURAVES experiment at Mt. Vesuvius 15m
        Speaker: Mariaelena D'Errico (Universita e INFN, Napoli (IT))
      • 11:45
        Development of Sealed MRPC with extremely low gas flow for muon tomography 20m
        Speaker: Xialong Chen (Tsinghua University)
      • 12:05
        Imaging by muons and their induced secondary particles – a novel technique 20m
        Speaker: Gabor Galgoczi (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 12:25
        Multidisciplinary applications of muon radiography using the MIMA detector 20m
        Speaker: Lorenzo Bonechi (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN))
    • 12:45 14:15
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 14:15 16:00
      IPRD19: Medical physics
      Convener: Romualdo Santoro (CERN)
      • 14:15
        Positron Emission Tomography: alive and kicking after more than 65 years on stage 25m
        Speaker: alberto Del Guerra (University of Pisa)
      • 14:40
        First characterization of a new Silicon Carbide detector for dosimetric applications 20m
        Speaker: Giada Petringa (LNS)
      • 15:00
        Evaluation and Simulation of Breast Cancer Imaging Devices 20m
        Speaker: Dilber Uzun Ozsahin
      • 15:20
        Two asymmetric detectors define a novel MBI system for the breast cancer imaging 20m
        Speaker: Gaetano Elio Poma (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 15:40
        Intercalibration and comparative tests of 3D diamond and diamond on iridium detectors for medical dosimetry 20m
        Speaker: Dr Keida Kanxheri (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
    • 16:00 16:30
      Tea break 30m
    • 16:30 18:50
      IPRD19: Tracking
      Convener: Geoff Hall (Imperial College (GB))
      • 16:30
        Explore the lifetime frontier with MATHUSLA 20m
        Speaker: Cristiano Alpigiani
      • 16:50
        On MAPS-On-Diamond sensors and their potential as innovative devices 20m
        Speaker: Leonello Servoli (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 17:10
        Pixelated Resistive Bulk Micromegas for tracking systems in High Rate environment 20m
        Speaker: Mariagrazia Alviggi (Universita e sezione INFN di Napoli (IT))
      • 17:30
        The CMS Outer Tracker Upgrade for the High Luminosity LHC upgrade 15m
        Speaker: Alessandro La Rosa (CERN)
      • 17:45
        The Upgrade of LHCb VELO 20m
        Speaker: Pawel Kopciewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology (PL))
      • 18:05
        Development of a 300 m fully-depleted monolithic active pixel sensor in standard 110 nm CMOS technology 15m
        Speaker: Raffaele Aaron Giampaolo (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 18:20
        HVMUX, High Voltage Multiplexing biasing for the ATLAS Strip Tracker Upgrade 15m
        Speaker: Giullio villani (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
      • 18:35
        The CT-PPS tracking system: performance in LHC-Run2 and prospects for LHC-Run3 15m
        Speaker: Maria Margherita Obertino (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 19:30 21:30
      Welcome Party 2h
    • 09:00 10:30
      IPRD19: Timing & Tracking
      Convener: Marco Maggiora (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 09:00
        In-deep studies of time performance of the PICOSEC-Micromegas detector concept 18m
        Speaker: Lukas Sohl (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))
      • 09:18
        Precision Timing with LYSO:Ce Crystals & SiPM Sensors in the CMS MTD Barrel Timing Layer 18m
        Speaker: Martina Malberti (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 09:36
        Precision Timing with Low Gain Avalanche Detectors in the CMS MTD Endcap Timing Layer 18m
        Speaker: Marco Costa (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 09:54
        The Micromegas chambers for the ATLAS New Small Wheel upgrade 18m
        Speaker: Dmitri Dedovich (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR))
      • 10:12
        Upgrade of the Resistive Plate Chamber detector for the high-background environments 18m
        Speaker: Luca Pizzimento (INFN e Universita Roma Tor Vergata (IT))
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:00 12:45
      IPRD19: Calorimetry
      Convener: Martina Malberti (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 11:00
        Upgrade of the CMS electromagnetic calorimeter for precision timing and energy measurement at the High Luminosity phase of the LHC 20m
        Speaker: Stefano Argiro (Universita di Torino and INFN (IT))
      • 11:20
        Overview of latest developments in the CMS HGCAL upgrade project 20m
        Speaker: Maral Alyari (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (US))
      • 11:40
        Study of Future 3D Calorimetry Based on LYSO or LaBrCe Crystals for High Energy Precision Physics 15m
        Speaker: Patrick Schwendimann (PSI)
      • 11:55
        A shashlyk Electromagnetic calorimeter system for NICA-MPD 20m
        Speaker: Yulei Li
      • 12:15
        Electromagnetic Data Libraries: recent evolutions and new perspectives 15m
        Speaker: Maria Grazia Pia (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))
      • 12:30
        First results on the performance of the PADME electromagnetic calorimeter 15m
        Speaker: Gabriele Piperno
    • 12:45 14:15
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 14:15 16:00
      IPRD19: Muons
      Convener: Michele Bianco (CERN)
      • 14:15
        Commissioning and testing of real-size triple GEM prototypes for CBM-MUCH in the mCBM experiment at SIS18 facility of GSI 15m
        Speaker: Ajit Kumar (Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre)
      • 14:30
        Background in the CMS muon detectors: simulation and measure with pp collision data 20m
        Speaker: Daniele Fasanella (CERN)
      • 14:50
        Upgrade to the CMS Cathode-Strip-Muon System for the HL-LHC 20m
        Speaker: Nick Manganelli (University of California Riverside (US))
      • 15:10
        Study of the Effects of Radiation at the CERN Gamma Irradiation Facility on the CMS Drift Tubes Muon Detector for the HL-LHC 15m
        Speaker: Barbara Alvarez Gonzalez (Universidad de Oviedo (ES))
      • 15:25
        Advance studies performed on triple-GEM detector built using commercially manufactured foils 15m
        Speaker: Mohit Gola (University of Delhi (IN))
      • 15:40
        Aging Studies of Triple-GEM detectors for future upgrades of the CMS endcap muon system at the HL-LHC 20m
        Speaker: Davide Fiorina (Universita and INFN (IT))
    • 16:00 16:30
      Tea break 30m
    • 16:30 18:50
      IPRD19: Dark matter & ν0β2
      Convener: Andrea Perrotta (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 16:30
        Developments of radiopure ZnWO4 anisotropic scintillators and improvements of their response at keV region 15m
        Speaker: Riccardo Cerulli
      • 16:45
        The cryogenic electronics for Dark Side SiPM readout 15m
        Speaker: Lucia Consiglio (INFN)
      • 17:00
        The BDX detector prototype for Dark Matter searches in a Beam Dump eXperiment @ JLAB 15m
        Speaker: Mariangela Bondi (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 17:15
        KM3NeT electronics acquisition: the new version of the Central Logic Board and its related Power Board 15m
        Speaker: Federico Versari (University of Bologna)
      • 17:30
        Search for Light Dark Matter with NEWS-G 20m
        Speaker: Konstantinos Nikolopoulos (University of Birmingham (GB))
      • 17:50
        Dark Matter in CCDs at Modane (DAMIC-M): a silicon detector apparatus searching for low-energy physics processes 20m
        Speaker: Steven Juhyung Lee (University of Zurich (CH))
      • 18:10
        PandaX-III: a high pressure Xenon detector for neutrinoless double beta decay search 20m
        Speaker: Shaobo WANG
      • 18:30
        CUPID: a new bolometric detector for rare events experiment 20m
        Speaker: Claudia Tomei (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
    • 19:15 21:25
      IPRD19: Poster session - Wine & Cheese
      • 19:15
        Final performances of the NA62 RICH detector 5m
        Speaker: Massimo Lenti (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 19:20
        Beam-tests of CMS High Granularity Calorimeter prototypes at CERN 5m
        Speaker: Matteo Bonanomi (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
      • 19:25
        The operational experience, challenges and performance of the ATLAS Semiconductor Tracker during LHC Run-2 5m
        Speaker: Fabian Sohns (Georg August Universitaet Goettingen (DE))
      • 19:30
        Design and Performance Evaluation of an Adjustable-FOV PET Scanner 5m
        Speaker: Ilker Ozsahin
      • 19:35
        Discharge mitigation strategies for CMS Triple-GEM detectors 5m
        Speaker: Francesco Ivone (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT))
      • 19:40
        Performance of the charged particle detectors of the PADME experiment 5m
        Speaker: Federica Oliva (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 19:45
        Use of the Peak-Detector for gain calibration of the read-out ASIC CITIROC 5m
        Speaker: Domenico Impiombato (INAF)
      • 19:50
        Optical Transparent Ceramic Scintillators for High Performance Brain PET 5m
        Speaker: Ilker Ozsahin
      • 19:55
        Evolution of the design of Ultra Fast Silicon to cope with high irradiation fluences and fine segmentation 5m
        Speaker: Marco Ferrero (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 20:00
        The NA62 GigaTracKer: a low mass high intensity beam 4D tracker with 65 ps time resolution on tracks 5m
        Speaker: Gian Luca Pinna Angioni (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 20:05
        Tracking with timing: the TIMESPOT project 5m
        Speaker: Roberto Mulargia (Universita e INFN Genova (IT))
      • 20:10
        Vertex and Tracking Detector R&D for CLIC 5m
        Speaker: Morag Jean Williams (University of Glasgow (GB))
      • 20:15
        The laser diode calibration system of the Icarus T600 detector at FNAL 5m
        Speaker: Maurizio Bonesini (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 20:20
        A UV laser test bench for gaseous detectors 5m
        Speaker: Antonello Pellecchia (University of Bari)
      • 20:25
        The performance of the diamond active target of the PADME experiment 5m
        Speaker: Isabella Oceano (Lecce)
      • 20:30
        Kilovoltage rotational breast radiotheraphy with the BriXS source 5m
        Speaker: Antonio Sarno (Napoli)
      • 20:35
        The DUNE Dual-Phase liquid argon TPC 5m
        Speaker: Etienne Chardonnet (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
      • 20:40
        TCAD Silicon device simulation for high level of radiation damage 5m
        Speaker: Shubhi Parolia (INFN Sezione di Pisa, Universita' e Scuola Normale Superiore, P)
      • 20:45
        Imaging performance dependence on crystal absorption properties: the CRY018 and CRY019 comparison 5m
        Speaker: Rita Falconi (Roma1)
      • 20:50
        The Upgrade II of LHCb VELO 5m
        Speaker: Pawel Kopciewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology (PL))
      • 20:55
        Innovative amplifiers for muon spectroscopy experiments at RAL 5m
        Speaker: Massimo Rossella (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 21:00
        Characterisation of a prototype light detection system with a radioactive 241Am alpha source in Liquid Argon at the CERN test facility 5m
        Speaker: Gian Luca Raselli (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 21:05
        Development of a Simulation Framework for Spherical Proportional Counter 5m
        Speaker: Robert James Ward (University of Birmingham (GB))
      • 21:10
        Comparison between photon detection efficiency and TPB coating stability of PMTs immersed in liquid argon 5m
        Speaker: Danaisis Vargas (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (ES))
    • 09:00 10:40
      IPRD19: Radiation hardness
      Convener: Giullio villani (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
      • 09:00
        Modeling Radiation Damage to Pixel Sensors in the ATLAS Detector 15m
        Speaker: Tommaso Lari (University and INFN, Milano)
      • 09:15
        Performances of highly irradiated 3D and planar pixel sensors interconnected to RD53A readout chip 15m
        Speaker: Rudy Ceccarelli (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 09:30
        Evaluation of the counting efficiency of a pcCVD diamond detector irradiated by 62 MeV/u carbon beams 20m
        Speaker: Fabio Schirru (GSI, Darmstadt)
      • 09:50
        Radiation induced degradation in a 150‐nm CMOS SPADs device 15m
        Speaker: marcello campajola (INFN and University of Naples "Federico II")
      • 10:05
        Neutron Damage of ATLAS Endcap alignment CCDS 15m
        Speaker: Camila Pazos (Brandeis University (US))
      • 10:20
        Cerium-doped Fused-Silica Fibers for Particle Physics Detectors 20m
        Speaker: Federico De Guio (Texas Tech University)
    • 10:40 11:10
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:10 13:00
      IPRD19: Neutrinos & CLFV
      Convener: Claudia Tomei (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 11:10
        ArgonCube: scalable modular approach for large LArTPCs 20m
        Speaker: Igor Kreslo (Universitaet Bern (CH))
      • 11:30
        The ICARUS T600 detector as far detector within SBN program 20m
        Speaker: Milind Vaman Diwan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))
      • 11:50
        A comparison between scintillation light analog and digital trigger for large volume Liquid Argon Time Projection Chambers 15m
        Speaker: Gian Luca Raselli (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 12:05
        LiquidO: Novel Opaque Neutrino Detection Technology 20m
        Speaker: Stefano Dusini (INFN Padova)
      • 12:25
        Decay tunnel instrumentation for the ENUBET neutrino beam 15m
        Speaker: Valerio Mascagna (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 12:40
        The Detectors of the Mu2e Experiment 20m
        Speaker: Simona Giovannella (Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (LNF))
    • 13:00 14:30
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 14:30 16:00
      IPRD19: n, X and IR detectors
      Convener: Massimo Lenti (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 14:30
        Qualification of a compact neutron detector based on SiPM 20m
        Speaker: Romualdo Santoro (CERN)
      • 14:50
        Development of gamma insensitive Silicon Carbide diagnostics to qualify intense thermal neutron fields 20m
        Speaker: Oriol Sans Planell (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 15:10
        LaBr3:Ce crystals with SiPM array readout and temperature control for the FAMU experiment at RAL 15m
        Speaker: Maurizio Bonesini (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 15:25
        Use of Silicon Photomultiplier to directly detect X-ray 20m
        Speaker: Emanuele Fiandrini (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 15:45
        Laboratory tests for MIR light detection and transport with specialty optical fibers 15m
        Speaker: Roberto Benocci (Milano Bicocca)
    • 16:00 16:30
      Tea break 30m
    • 16:30 18:40
      IPRD19: Sponsors and Astroparticle
      Convener: Pier Simone Marrocchesi (Universita degli studi di Siena (IT))
      • 16:30
        New CAEN R&D for power supplies and data acquisition systems 20m
        Speaker: Dr Ferdinando Giordano
      • 16:50
        Reliability studies for the Switching Core Board of the White Rabbit Switch: FIDES and Highly Accelerated test 20m
        Speaker: Paolo Musico (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))
      • 17:10
        New ideas on possible detectors for Dark Matter 15m
        Speaker: Marco Guarise (Universita e INFN, Ferrara (IT))
      • 17:25
        JUNO detector design and construction 20m
        Speaker: Paolo Lombardi (INFN Milano)
      • 17:45
        The Gas Pixel Detector for the IXPE mission 10m
        Speaker: Alberto Manfreda (INFN Pisa)
      • 18:00
        HAWC’s-Eye a novel Imaging Atmospheric Telescope 20m
        Speaker: Jose Ruben Alfaro Molina (Universidad Nacional Autonoma (MX))
      • 18:20
        Beam tests of a prototype of the Radiation Hard Electron Monitor to be flown in the JUICE mission 20m
        Speaker: Marco Pinto (LIP)
    • 20:30 22:30
      Conference dinner 2h
    • 09:00 10:30
      IPRD19: Timing and tracking
      Convener: Maria Margherita Obertino (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 09:00
        Digitized Waveform Signal Processing for Fast Timing 18m
        Speaker: Dr Sebastian White (University of Virginia (US))
      • 09:18
        The CMS Precision Proton Spectrometer timing system: performance in Run 2, future upgrades and sensor radiation hardness studies 18m
        Speaker: Edoardo Bossini (CERN & INFN-Pisa (IT))
      • 09:36
        Hydrogenated amorphous silicon dectectors for particle detection, beam flux monitoring and dosimetry in high-dose radiation environment 18m
        Speaker: Mauro Menichelli (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 09:54
        Low energy nuclei detection with ALPIDE detector 18m
        Speaker: Ester Ricci (Universita degli Studi di Trento and INFN (IT))
      • 10:12
        A multichannel front-end readout ASIC for high flux and high time resolution applications with UFSD 18m
        Speaker: Elias Jonhatan Olave (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:00 12:45
      IPRD19: Medical physics & selected posters
      Convener: Marco Paganoni (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 11:00
        A novel approach for lateral dose profile reconstruction with a scintillator-based system 15m
      • 11:15
        Dosimetric approaches for flash radiotherapy beams 20m
        Speaker: Pablo Cirrone
      • 11:35
        First Prototype of a Solid-State Imaging Probe for Radio-Guided Surgery 20m
        Speaker: Arta Sulaj (Universita degli studi di Siena (IT))
      • 11:55
        Characterization of monolithic GAGG:Ce for gamma imaging in Nuclear Medicine 20m
        Speaker: Marco Bettiol (Universita di Roma I "La Sapienza"-Universita & INFN, Roma I-Unk)
      • 12:15
        Performance of the charged particle detectors of the PADME experiment 12m
        Speaker: Federica Oliva (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 12:27
        Beam-tests of CMS High Granularity Calorimeter prototypes at CERN 12m
        Speaker: Matteo Bonanomi (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
    • 12:45 14:15
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 14:15 15:45
      IPRD19: Muons, GEM, RPC
      Convener: Dezso Varga (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 14:15
        Upgrade of the CMS Muon Spectrometer in the forward region with the GEM technology 20m
        Speaker: Michele Bianco (CERN)
      • 14:35
        Study of high time resolution MRPC with the waveform digitizer system 20m
        Speaker: Yancheng Yu (Tsinghua University (CN))
      • 14:55
        Find eco-gas mixtures for a coupled readout MRPC 15m
      • 15:10
        Performance studies of RPC detectors with new environmentally friendly gas mixtures in presence of LHC-like radiation background 20m
        Speaker: Gianluca Rigoletti (Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I (FR))
      • 15:30
        R&D studies on tetrafluoropropene-based gas mixtures with low environmental impact for Resistive Plate Chambers 15m
        Speaker: Antonio Bianchi (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 15:45 16:15
      Tea break 30m
    • 16:15 17:25
      IPRD19: Closing
      Convener: Walter Scandale (CERN)
      • 16:15
        Pure machine-learning analysis of the response of a plastic scintillator to charged particles 20m
        Speaker: Francesco Maria Follega (Universita degli Studi di Trento and INFN (IT))
      • 16:35
        The ATLAS Hardware Track Trigger design towards first prototypes 20m
        Speaker: Alex Christopher Martyniuk (University of Victoria (CA))
      • 16:55
        NA62 data acquisition upgrade 20m
        Speaker: Marco Boretto (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 17:15
        concluding remarks 10m
        Speaker: Andrea Perrotta (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))