Electron attachment of oxygen in a drift chamber filled with xenon + 10% methane

Y. Chiba, I. Hayashibara, T. Ohsugi, T. Sakanoue, A. Taketani, N. Terunuma, Y. Suzuki, A. Tsukamoto, H. Yamamoto, Y. Fukushima, T. Kohriki, S. Nakamura, Makoto Sakuda, Y. Watase

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Abstract

The existence of O2 contamination attenuates the pulse height and degrades its resolution in a drift chamber filled with xenon-methane (90/10) gas. The first measurement of the electron attachment coefficient due to oxygen in such a mixture is reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)171-176
Number of pages6
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Volume269
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 1988
Externally publishedYes

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Electron attachment of oxygen in a drift chamber filled with xenon + 10% methane. / Chiba, Y.; Hayashibara, I.; Ohsugi, T.; Sakanoue, T.; Taketani, A.; Terunuma, N.; Suzuki, Y.; Tsukamoto, A.; Yamamoto, H.; Fukushima, Y.; Kohriki, T.; Nakamura, S.; Sakuda, Makoto; Watase, Y.

In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 269, No. 1, 01.06.1988, p. 171-176.

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Chiba, Y, Hayashibara, I, Ohsugi, T, Sakanoue, T, Taketani, A, Terunuma, N, Suzuki, Y, Tsukamoto, A, Yamamoto, H, Fukushima, Y, Kohriki, T, Nakamura, S, Sakuda, M & Watase, Y 1988, 'Electron attachment of oxygen in a drift chamber filled with xenon + 10% methane', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 269, no. 1, pp. 171-176. https://doi.org/10.1016/0168-9002(88)90875-3
Chiba, Y. ; Hayashibara, I. ; Ohsugi, T. ; Sakanoue, T. ; Taketani, A. ; Terunuma, N. ; Suzuki, Y. ; Tsukamoto, A. ; Yamamoto, H. ; Fukushima, Y. ; Kohriki, T. ; Nakamura, S. ; Sakuda, Makoto ; Watase, Y. / Electron attachment of oxygen in a drift chamber filled with xenon + 10% methane. In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 1988 ; Vol. 269, No. 1. pp. 171-176.
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