28 July 2020 to 6 August 2020
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Hadron-argon cross-section measurements in ProtoDUNE-SP

29 Jul 2020, 16:45
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Talk 02. Neutrino Physics Neutrino Physics


Heng-Ye Liao


The single-phase liquid argon ProtoDUNE detector (ProtoDUNE-SP) is located at CERN's neutrino platform facility and it serves as a prototype to validate the technology for the 10-kton fiducial mass liquid argon detectors for the DUNE experiment. ProtoDUNE-SP was exposed to a variety of test-beam particles (electrons, muons, pions, kaons, and protons) towards the end of 2018 collecting data in a broad range of momenta, from 0.3 - 7 GeV/c. These cross-sections will improve the understanding of final-state interactions in neutrino-argon cross-sections. The progress of the analyses towards the cross-section measurements on argon from the test-beam data collected at protoDUNE-SP will be presented.

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