Performance of the Front End Electronics and Data Acquisition System for the Sld Cherenkov Ring Imaging Detector

K. Abe, K. Hasegawa, F. Suekane, H. Yuta, S. Dasu, S. Dolinsky, W. Dunwoodie, G. Hallewell, J. Hoeflich, H. Kawahara, Y. Kwon, D. W.G.S. Leith, D. M. Marshall, D. Muller, T. Nagamine, G. Oxoby, T. J. Pavel, B. Ratcliff, P. Rensing, D. SchultzS. Shapiro, C. Simopoulos, E. Solodov, P. Stiles, N. Toge, J. Va'vra, S. H. Williams

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Abstract

The front end electronics and data acquisition system for the SLD barrel Cherenkov Ring Imaging Detector (CRID) are described. This electronics must provide a 1 % charge division measurement with a maximum acceptable noise level of 2000 electrons (rms). Noise and system performance results are presented for the initial SLD engineering run data.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)897-900
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science
Volume39
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1992 Aug

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*Work supported in part by Department of Energy contract DE-AC03-76SF00515, and by National Science Foundation grants PHY88-13669 and PHY88-13018. Present Addresses: 'Inst. de Physique Nucleaire, 43 Bd. du 11 novembre 1918, 69622 Uilleurbanne Cedex, France. Dept. of Physics & Astrophysics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242. SSC Laboratory, 2550 Beckleymeade Avenue, Suite 125, Dallas, TX 75237. Centre de Physique des Particules, Faculte des Sciences de Luminy, 13288 Marseille, France. Dept. of Physics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92717. NASA Ames Research Center, Mail Stop 258-6, Moffett Field, CA 94035-1000. Permanent Addresses: 'Inst. of Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk 90, 630090, USSR. U niversidade Estadud Paulista, UNESP Campus De Guaratingueta, 12500 Sao Paulo-SP Brazil.

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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