Gaseous radiation detectors : fundamentals and applications [E-Book] / Fabio Sauli, European Organization for Nuclear Research, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland.
Sauli, Fabio, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014
1 online resource (xiv, 497 pages)
Cambridge monographs on particle physics, nuclear physics, and cosmology ; 36
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Table of Contents:
  • Electromagnetic interactions of charged particles with matter
  • Interaction of photons and neutrons with matter
  • Drift and diffusion of charges in gases
  • Collisional excitations and charge multiplication in uniform fields
  • Parallel plate counters
  • Proportional counters
  • Multi-wire proportional chambers
  • Drift chambers
  • Time projection chambers
  • Multi-tube arrays
  • Resistive plate chambers
  • Micro-pattern gaseous detectors
  • Cherenkov ring imaging
  • Miscellaneous detectors and applications
  • Time degeneracy and aging.