The fluid systems for the SLD cherenkov ring imaging detector

K. Abe, P. Antilogus, D. Aston, K. Baird, A. Bean, R. Ben-David, T. Bienz, F. Bird, D. O. Caldwell, M. Cavalli-Sforza, J. Coller, P. Coyle, D. Coyne, S. Dasu, S. Dolinsky, A. d'Oliveira, J. Duboscq, W. Dunwoodie, P. Gagnon, G. HallewellK. Hasegawa, Y. Hasegawa, J. Huber, Y. Iwasaki, P. Jacques, R. A. Johnson, M. Kalelkar, H. Kawahara, Y. Kwon, D. W.G.S. Leith, X. Liu, A. Lu, S. Manly, J. Martinez, L. Mathys, M. McCulloch, S. McHugh, D. McShurley, G. Müller, D. Muller, T. Nagamine, M. Nussbaum, T. J. Pavel, H. Peterson, R. Plano, B. Ratcliff, R. Reif, P. Rensing, A. K.S. Santha, M. Schneider, D. Schultz, J. T. Shank, S. Shapiro, H. Shaw, C. Simopoulos, J. Snyder, M. D. Sokoloff, E. Solodov, P. Stamer, I. Stockdale, F. Suekane, N. Toge, J. Turk, J. Va'vra, R. Watt, T. Weber, J. S. Whitaker, D. A. Williams, S. H. Williams, R. J. Wilson, G. Word, S. Yellin, H. Yuta

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Abstract

We describe the design and operation of the fluid delivery, monitor and control systems for the SLD barrel Cherenkov Ring Imaging Detector (CRID). The systems deliver drift gas (C2H6+TMAE), radiator gas (C5F12+N2) and radiator liquid (C6F14). Measured critical quantities such as electron lifetime in the drift gas and ultra-violet (UV) transparencies of the radiator fluids, together with the operational experience, are also reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)593-597
Number of pages5
JournalIEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science
Volume40
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993 Aug

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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

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    Abe, K., Antilogus, P., Aston, D., Baird, K., Bean, A., Ben-David, R., Bienz, T., Bird, F., Caldwell, D. O., Cavalli-Sforza, M., Coller, J., Coyle, P., Coyne, D., Dasu, S., Dolinsky, S., d'Oliveira, A., Duboscq, J., Dunwoodie, W., Gagnon, P., ... Yuta, H. (1993). The fluid systems for the SLD cherenkov ring imaging detector. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 40(4), 593-597. https://doi.org/10.1109/23.256623