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

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))

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

    • IPRD19: Opening
      Convener: Chiara Nociforo (GSI)
      • 1
        Welcome address
        Speaker: Francesco Navarria (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 2
        Optimisation of a silicon microstrip telescope for UA9 crystal channeling studies
        Speaker: Geoff Hall (Imperial College (GB))
      • 3
        Detectors for antideuteron search in cosmic rays: current status and new ideas
        Speaker: Francesco Dimiccoli (Universita degli Studi di Trento è INFN (IT))
      • 4
        Tracking detector for high performance cosmic muon imaging
        Speaker: Dezso Varga (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 5
        50 ps timing with SiGe Bi-CMOS monolithic pixel sensors
        Speaker: Giuseppe Iacobucci (Universite de Geneve (CH))
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee break
    • IPRD19: Muography
      Convener: Francesco Navarria (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 6
        A portable muon telescope based on small and gas-tight Resistive Plat Chambers
        Speaker: Samip Basnet (Louvain)
      • 7
        Monitoring the long-term stability of civil buildings through the MRPC telescopes of the EEE Project
        Speaker: Chiara Pinto (INFN and University of Catania)
      • 8
        Muon radiography applied to volcanoes imaging: the MURAVES experiment at Mt. Vesuvius
        Speaker: Mariaelena D'Errico (Universita e INFN, Napoli (IT))
      • 9
        Development of Sealed MRPC with extremely low gas flow for muon tomography
        Speaker: Xialong Chen (Tsinghua University)
      • 10
        Imaging by muons and their induced secondary particles – a novel technique
        Speaker: Gabor Galgoczi (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 11
        Multidisciplinary applications of muon radiography using the MIMA detector
        Speaker: Lorenzo Bonechi (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN))
    • 12:45 PM
    • IPRD19: Medical physics
      Convener: Romualdo Santoro (CERN)
      • 12
        Positron Emission Tomography: alive and kicking after more than 65 years on stage
        Speaker: alberto Del Guerra (University of Pisa)
      • 13
        First characterization of a new Silicon Carbide detector for dosimetric applications
        Speaker: Giada Petringa (LNS)
      • 14
        Evaluation and Simulation of Breast Cancer Imaging Devices
        Speaker: Dilber Uzun Ozsahin
      • 15
        Two asymmetric detectors define a novel MBI system for the breast cancer imaging
        Speaker: Gaetano Elio Poma (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 16
        Intercalibration and comparative tests of 3D diamond and diamond on iridium detectors for medical dosimetry
        Speaker: Dr Keida Kanxheri (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
    • 4:00 PM
      Tea break
    • IPRD19: Tracking
      Convener: Geoff Hall (Imperial College (GB))
      • 17
        Explore the lifetime frontier with MATHUSLA
        Speaker: Cristiano Alpigiani
      • 18
        On MAPS-On-Diamond sensors and their potential as innovative devices
        Speaker: Leonello Servoli (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 19
        Pixelated Resistive Bulk Micromegas for tracking systems in High Rate environment
        Speaker: Mariagrazia Alviggi (Universita e sezione INFN di Napoli (IT))
      • 20
        The CMS Outer Tracker Upgrade for the High Luminosity LHC upgrade
        Speaker: Alessandro La Rosa (CERN)
      • 21
        The Upgrade of LHCb VELO
        Speaker: Pawel Kopciewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology (PL))
      • 22
        Development of a 300 m fully-depleted monolithic active pixel sensor in standard 110 nm CMOS technology
        Speaker: Raffaele Aaron Giampaolo (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 23
        HVMUX, High Voltage Multiplexing biasing for the ATLAS Strip Tracker Upgrade
        Speaker: Giullio villani (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
      • 24
        The CT-PPS tracking system: performance in LHC-Run2 and prospects for LHC-Run3
        Speaker: Maria Margherita Obertino (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 7:30 PM
      Welcome Party
    • IPRD19: Timing & Tracking
      Convener: Marco Maggiora (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 25
        In-deep studies of time performance of the PICOSEC-Micromegas detector concept
        Speaker: Lukas Sohl (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))
      • 26
        Precision Timing with LYSO:Ce Crystals & SiPM Sensors in the CMS MTD Barrel Timing Layer
        Speaker: Martina Malberti (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 27
        Precision Timing with Low Gain Avalanche Detectors in the CMS MTD Endcap Timing Layer
        Speaker: Marco Costa (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 28
        The Micromegas chambers for the ATLAS New Small Wheel upgrade
        Speaker: Dmitri Dedovich (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR))
      • 29
        Upgrade of the Resistive Plate Chamber detector for the high-background environments
        Speaker: Luca Pizzimento (INFN e Universita Roma Tor Vergata (IT))
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee break
    • IPRD19: Calorimetry
      Convener: Martina Malberti (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 30
        Upgrade of the CMS electromagnetic calorimeter for precision timing and energy measurement at the High Luminosity phase of the LHC
        Speaker: Stefano Argiro (Universita di Torino and INFN (IT))
      • 31
        Overview of latest developments in the CMS HGCAL upgrade project
        Speaker: Maral Alyari (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (US))
      • 32
        Study of Future 3D Calorimetry Based on LYSO or LaBrCe Crystals for High Energy Precision Physics
        Speaker: Patrick Schwendimann (PSI)
      • 33
        A shashlyk Electromagnetic calorimeter system for NICA-MPD
        Speaker: Yulei Li
      • 34
        Electromagnetic Data Libraries: recent evolutions and new perspectives
        Speaker: Maria Grazia Pia (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))
      • 35
        First results on the performance of the PADME electromagnetic calorimeter
        Speaker: Gabriele Piperno
    • 12:45 PM
    • IPRD19: Muons
      Convener: Michele Bianco (CERN)
      • 36
        Commissioning and testing of real-size triple GEM prototypes for CBM-MUCH in the mCBM experiment at SIS18 facility of GSI
        Speaker: Ajit Kumar (Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre)
      • 37
        Background in the CMS muon detectors: simulation and measure with pp collision data
        Speaker: Daniele Fasanella (CERN)
      • 38
        Upgrade to the CMS Cathode-Strip-Muon System for the HL-LHC
        Speaker: Nick Manganelli (University of California Riverside (US))
      • 39
        Study of the Effects of Radiation at the CERN Gamma Irradiation Facility on the CMS Drift Tubes Muon Detector for the HL-LHC
        Speaker: Barbara Alvarez Gonzalez (Universidad de Oviedo (ES))
      • 40
        Advance studies performed on triple-GEM detector built using commercially manufactured foils
        Speaker: Mohit Gola (University of Delhi (IN))
      • 41
        Aging Studies of Triple-GEM detectors for future upgrades of the CMS endcap muon system at the HL-LHC
        Speaker: Davide Fiorina (Universita and INFN (IT))
    • 4:00 PM
      Tea break
    • IPRD19: Dark matter & ν0β2
      Convener: Andrea Perrotta (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))
      • 42
        Developments of radiopure ZnWO4 anisotropic scintillators and improvements of their response at keV region
        Speaker: Riccardo Cerulli
      • 43
        The cryogenic electronics for Dark Side SiPM readout
        Speaker: Lucia Consiglio (INFN)
      • 44
        The BDX detector prototype for Dark Matter searches in a Beam Dump eXperiment @ JLAB
        Speaker: Mariangela Bondi (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 45
        KM3NeT electronics acquisition: the new version of the Central Logic Board and its related Power Board
        Speaker: Federico Versari (University of Bologna)
      • 46
        Search for Light Dark Matter with NEWS-G
        Speaker: Konstantinos Nikolopoulos (University of Birmingham (GB))
      • 47
        Dark Matter in CCDs at Modane (DAMIC-M): a silicon detector apparatus searching for low-energy physics processes
        Speaker: Steven Juhyung Lee (University of Zurich (CH))
      • 48
        PandaX-III: a high pressure Xenon detector for neutrinoless double beta decay search
        Speaker: Shaobo WANG
      • 49
        CUPID: a new bolometric detector for rare events experiment
        Speaker: Claudia Tomei (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
    • IPRD19: Poster session - Wine & Cheese
      • 50
        Final performances of the NA62 RICH detector
        Speaker: Massimo Lenti (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 51
        Beam-tests of CMS High Granularity Calorimeter prototypes at CERN
        Speaker: Matteo Bonanomi (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
      • 52
        The operational experience, challenges and performance of the ATLAS Semiconductor Tracker during LHC Run-2
        Speaker: Fabian Sohns (Georg August Universitaet Goettingen (DE))
      • 53
        Design and Performance Evaluation of an Adjustable-FOV PET Scanner
        Speaker: Ilker Ozsahin
      • 54
        Discharge mitigation strategies for CMS Triple-GEM detectors
        Speaker: Francesco Ivone (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT))
      • 55
        Performance of the charged particle detectors of the PADME experiment
        Speaker: Federica Oliva (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 56
        Use of the Peak-Detector for gain calibration of the read-out ASIC CITIROC
        Speaker: Domenico Impiombato (INAF)
      • 57
        Optical Transparent Ceramic Scintillators for High Performance Brain PET
        Speaker: Ilker Ozsahin
      • 58
        Evolution of the design of Ultra Fast Silicon to cope with high irradiation fluences and fine segmentation
        Speaker: Marco Ferrero (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 59
        The NA62 GigaTracKer: a low mass high intensity beam 4D tracker with 65 ps time resolution on tracks
        Speaker: Gian Luca Pinna Angioni (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 60
        Tracking with timing: the TIMESPOT project
        Speaker: Roberto Mulargia (Universita e INFN Genova (IT))
      • 61
        Vertex and Tracking Detector R&D for CLIC
        Speaker: Morag Jean Williams (University of Glasgow (GB))
      • 62
        The laser diode calibration system of the Icarus T600 detector at FNAL
        Speaker: Maurizio Bonesini (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 63
        A UV laser test bench for gaseous detectors
        Speaker: Antonello Pellecchia (University of Bari)
      • 64
        The performance of the diamond active target of the PADME experiment
        Speaker: Isabella Oceano (Lecce)
      • 65
        Kilovoltage rotational breast radiotheraphy with the BriXS source
        Speaker: Antonio Sarno (Napoli)
      • 66
        The DUNE Dual-Phase liquid argon TPC
        Speaker: Etienne Chardonnet (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
      • 67
        TCAD Silicon device simulation for high level of radiation damage
        Speaker: Shubhi Parolia (INFN Sezione di Pisa, Universita' e Scuola Normale Superiore, P)
      • 68
        Imaging performance dependence on crystal absorption properties: the CRY018 and CRY019 comparison
        Speaker: Rita Falconi (Roma1)
      • 69
        The Upgrade II of LHCb VELO
        Speaker: Pawel Kopciewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology (PL))
      • 70
        Innovative amplifiers for muon spectroscopy experiments at RAL
        Speaker: Massimo Rossella (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 71
        Characterisation of a prototype light detection system with a radioactive 241Am alpha source in Liquid Argon at the CERN test facility
        Speaker: Gian Luca Raselli (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 72
        Development of a Simulation Framework for Spherical Proportional Counter
        Speaker: Robert James Ward (University of Birmingham (GB))
      • 73
        Comparison between photon detection efficiency and TPB coating stability of PMTs immersed in liquid argon
        Speaker: Danaisis Vargas (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (ES))
    • IPRD19: Radiation hardness
      Convener: Giullio villani (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
      • 74
        Modeling Radiation Damage to Pixel Sensors in the ATLAS Detector
        Speaker: Tommaso Lari (University and INFN, Milano)
      • 75
        Performances of highly irradiated 3D and planar pixel sensors interconnected to RD53A readout chip
        Speaker: Rudy Ceccarelli (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 76
        Evaluation of the counting efficiency of a pcCVD diamond detector irradiated by 62 MeV/u carbon beams
        Speaker: Fabio Schirru (GSI, Darmstadt)
      • 77
        Radiation induced degradation in a 150‐nm CMOS SPADs device
        Speaker: marcello campajola (INFN and University of Naples "Federico II")
      • 78
        Neutron Damage of ATLAS Endcap alignment CCDS
        Speaker: Camila Pazos (Brandeis University (US))
      • 79
        Cerium-doped Fused-Silica Fibers for Particle Physics Detectors
        Speaker: Federico De Guio (Texas Tech University)
    • 10:40 AM
      Coffee break
    • IPRD19: Neutrinos & CLFV
      Convener: Claudia Tomei (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 80
        ArgonCube: scalable modular approach for large LArTPCs
        Speaker: Igor Kreslo (Universitaet Bern (CH))
      • 81
        The ICARUS T600 detector as far detector within SBN program
        Speaker: Milind Vaman Diwan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))
      • 82
        A comparison between scintillation light analog and digital trigger for large volume Liquid Argon Time Projection Chambers
        Speaker: Gian Luca Raselli (Universita and INFN (IT))
      • 83
        LiquidO: Novel Opaque Neutrino Detection Technology
        Speaker: Stefano Dusini (INFN Padova)
      • 84
        Decay tunnel instrumentation for the ENUBET neutrino beam
        Speaker: Valerio Mascagna (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 85
        The Detectors of the Mu2e Experiment
        Speaker: Simona Giovannella (Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (LNF))
    • 1:00 PM
    • IPRD19: n, X and IR detectors
      Convener: Massimo Lenti (Universita e INFN, Firenze (IT))
      • 86
        Qualification of a compact neutron detector based on SiPM
        Speaker: Romualdo Santoro (CERN)
      • 87
        Development of gamma insensitive Silicon Carbide diagnostics to qualify intense thermal neutron fields
        Speaker: Oriol Sans Planell (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 88
        LaBr3:Ce crystals with SiPM array readout and temperature control for the FAMU experiment at RAL
        Speaker: Maurizio Bonesini (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 89
        Use of Silicon Photomultiplier to directly detect X-ray
        Speaker: Emanuele Fiandrini (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 90
        Laboratory tests for MIR light detection and transport with specialty optical fibers
        Speaker: Roberto Benocci (Milano Bicocca)
    • 4:00 PM
      Tea break
    • IPRD19: Sponsors and Astroparticle
      Convener: Pier Simone Marrocchesi (Universita degli studi di Siena (IT))
      • 91
        New CAEN R&D for power supplies and data acquisition systems
        Speaker: Dr Ferdinando Giordano
      • 92
        Reliability studies for the Switching Core Board of the White Rabbit Switch: FIDES and Highly Accelerated test
        Speaker: Paolo Musico (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))
      • 93
        New ideas on possible detectors for Dark Matter
        Speaker: Marco Guarise (Universita e INFN, Ferrara (IT))
      • 94
        JUNO detector design and construction
        Speaker: Paolo Lombardi (INFN Milano)
      • 95
        The Gas Pixel Detector for the IXPE mission
        Speaker: Alberto Manfreda (INFN Pisa)
      • 96
        HAWC’s-Eye a novel Imaging Atmospheric Telescope
        Speaker: Jose Ruben Alfaro Molina (Universidad Nacional Autonoma (MX))
      • 97
        Beam tests of a prototype of the Radiation Hard Electron Monitor to be flown in the JUICE mission
        Speaker: Marco Pinto (LIP)
    • 8:30 PM
      Conference dinner
    • IPRD19: Timing and tracking
      Convener: Maria Margherita Obertino (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 98
        Digitized Waveform Signal Processing for Fast Timing
        Speaker: Dr Sebastian White (University of Virginia (US))
      • 99
        The CMS Precision Proton Spectrometer timing system: performance in Run 2, future upgrades and sensor radiation hardness studies
        Speaker: Edoardo Bossini (CERN & INFN-Pisa (IT))
      • 100
        Hydrogenated amorphous silicon dectectors for particle detection, beam flux monitoring and dosimetry in high-dose radiation environment
        Speaker: Mauro Menichelli (Universita e INFN, Perugia (IT))
      • 101
        Low energy nuclei detection with ALPIDE detector
        Speaker: Ester Ricci (Universita degli Studi di Trento and INFN (IT))
      • 102
        A multichannel front-end readout ASIC for high flux and high time resolution applications with UFSD
        Speaker: Elias Jonhatan Olave (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee break
    • IPRD19: Medical physics & selected posters
      Convener: Marco Paganoni (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))
      • 103
        A novel approach for lateral dose profile reconstruction with a scintillator-based system
      • 104
        Dosimetric approaches for flash radiotherapy beams
        Speaker: Pablo Cirrone
      • 105
        First Prototype of a Solid-State Imaging Probe for Radio-Guided Surgery
        Speaker: Arta Sulaj (Universita degli studi di Siena (IT))
      • 106
        Characterization of monolithic GAGG:Ce for gamma imaging in Nuclear Medicine
        Speaker: Marco Bettiol (Universita di Roma I "La Sapienza"-Universita & INFN, Roma I-Unk)
      • 107
        Performance of the charged particle detectors of the PADME experiment
        Speaker: Federica Oliva (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
      • 108
        Beam-tests of CMS High Granularity Calorimeter prototypes at CERN
        Speaker: Matteo Bonanomi (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))
    • 12:45 PM
    • IPRD19: Muons, GEM, RPC
      Convener: Dezso Varga (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))
      • 109
        Upgrade of the CMS Muon Spectrometer in the forward region with the GEM technology
        Speaker: Michele Bianco (CERN)
      • 110
        Study of high time resolution MRPC with the waveform digitizer system
        Speaker: Yancheng Yu (Tsinghua University (CN))
      • 111
        Find eco-gas mixtures for a coupled readout MRPC
      • 112
        Performance studies of RPC detectors with new environmentally friendly gas mixtures in presence of LHC-like radiation background
        Speaker: Gianluca Rigoletti (Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I (FR))
      • 113
        R&D studies on tetrafluoropropene-based gas mixtures with low environmental impact for Resistive Plate Chambers
        Speaker: Antonio Bianchi (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
    • 3:45 PM
      Tea break
    • IPRD19: Closing
      Convener: Walter Scandale (CERN)
      • 114
        Pure machine-learning analysis of the response of a plastic scintillator to charged particles
        Speaker: Francesco Maria Follega (Universita degli Studi di Trento and INFN (IT))
      • 115
        The ATLAS Hardware Track Trigger design towards first prototypes
        Speaker: Alex Christopher Martyniuk (University of Victoria (CA))
      • 116
        NA62 data acquisition upgrade
        Speaker: Marco Boretto (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
      • 117
        concluding remarks
        Speaker: Andrea Perrotta (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))