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Title: A purity monitor for the KEDR liquid krypton calorimeter

We present a purity monitor for the KEDR liquid krypton calorimeter. A new method is suggested based on the usage of a short pulse of a gas discharge as a source of ultraviolet radiation for the photoproduction of electrons in a drift cell of the monitor. This paper describes the design of the monitor, the results of experiments with gaseous and liquid krypton, as well as the experience of using the developed device in the process of krypton purification for the KEDR liquid krypton calorimeter.
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Journal ID: ISSN 1748-0221; Russian Science Foundation, 14-50-00080
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Journal Article
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Journal Name: Journal of Instrumentation; Journal Volume: 11; Journal Issue: 06
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Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA (United States)
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United States