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Title: Performance of the first prototype of the CALICE scintillator strip electromagnetic calorimeter

Abstract

A first prototype of a scintillator strip-based electromagnetic calorimeter was built, consisting of 26 layers of tungsten absorber plates interleaved with planes of 45 × 10 × 3 mm³ plastic scintillator strips. Data were collected using a positron test beam at DESY with momenta between 1 and 6 GeV/c. The prototype's performance is presented in terms of the linearity and resolution of the energy measurement. These results represent an important milestone in the development of highly granular calorimeters using scintillator strip technology. A number of possible design improvements were identified, which should be implemented in a future detector of this type. This technology is being developed for a future linear collider experiment, aiming at the precise measurement of jet energies using particle flow techniques.

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  1. Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
  2. Univ. of Texas, Arlington, TX (United States)
  3. Univ. of Bergen, Bergen (Norway)
  4. Univ. of Birmingham, Birmingham (United Kingdom)
  5. Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
  6. Univ. Hassan II Ain Chock, Casablanca (Morocco)
  7. European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Geneva (Switzerland)
  8. Univ. Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand (France)
  9. Ghent Univ., Gent (Belgium)
  10. Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL (United States)
  11. Univ. Josepth Fourier Grenoble, Grenoble (France)
  12. Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), Hamburg (Germany)
  13. Univ. Hamburg, Hamburg (Germany)
  14. Univ. of Heidelberg, Heidelberg (Germany)
  15. Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (United States)
  16. Univ. of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (United States)
  17. Kyushu Univ. (Japan)
  18. Imperial College, London (United Kingdom)
  19. Univ. College London, London (United Kingdom)
  20. Royal Holloway, Univ. of London, Egham (United Kingdom)
  21. Univ. catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium)
  22. Univ. de Lyon, Villeurbanne (France)
  23. Research Centre for Energy, Environment and Technology (CIEMAT), Madrid (Spain)
  24. Institute of Particle Physics of Canada and Department of Physics, Quebec (Canada)
  25. Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Moscow (Russia)
  26. Moscow Physical Engineering Inst., Moscow (Russia)
  27. Max Planck Inst. fur Physik, Munich (Germany)
  28. Univ. de Paris-Sud (France)
  29. Ecole Polytechnique, Palasieau (France)
  30. Charles Univ., (Czech Republic)
  31. Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (ASCR), Prague (Czech Republic)
  32. Centre National de l'Energie, Rabat (Morocco)
  33. Shinshu Univ., Nagano (Japan)
  34. The Univ. of Tokyo, Tokyo (Japan)
  35. Kyungpook National Univ., Daegu (Korea, Republic of)
  36. Bergische Univ. Wuppertal, Wuppertal (Germany)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
Contributing Org.:
The CALICECollaboration
OSTI Identifier:
1196379
Grant/Contract Number:
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 763; Journal Issue: C; Journal ID: ISSN 0168-9002
Publisher:
Elsevier
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; particle flow; electromagnetic calorimeter; scintillator; MPPC

Citation Formats

Francis, K., Repond, J., Schlereth, J., Smith, J., Xia, L., Baldolemar, E., Li, J., Park, S. T., Sosebee, M., White, A. P., Yu, J., Eigen, G., Mikami, Y., Watson, N. K., Thomson, M. A., Ward, D. R., Benchekroun, D., Hoummada, A., Khoulaki, Y., Apostolakis, J., Dotti, A., Folger, G., Ivantchenko, V., Ribon, A., Uzhinskiy, V., Cârloganu, C., Gay, P., Manen, S., Royer, L., Tytgat, M., Zaganidis, N., Blazey, G. C., Dyshkant, A., Lima, J. G.R., Zutshi, V., Hostachy, J. -Y., Morin, L., Cornett, U., David, D., Ebrahimi, A., Falley, G., Gadow, K., Göttlicher, P., Günter, C., Hartbrich, O., Hermberg, B., Karstensen, S., Krivan, F., Krüger, K., Lutz, B., Morozov, S., Morgunov, V., Neubüser, C., Reinecke, M., Sefkow, F., Smirnov, P., Terwort, M., Garutti, E., Laurien, S., Lu, S., Marchesini, I., Matysek, M., Ramilli, M., Briggl, K., Eckert, P., Harion, T., Schultz-Coulon, H. -Ch., Shen, W., Stamen, R., Bilki, B., Norbeck, E., Northacker, D., Onel, Y., Wilson, G. W., Kawagoe, K., Sudo, Y., Yoshioka, T., Dauncey, P. D., Wing, M., Salvatore, F., Cortina Gil, E., Mannai, S., Baulieu, G., Calabria, P., Caponetto, L., Combaret, C., Della Negra, R., Grenier, G., Han, R., Ianigro, J. -C., Kieffer, R., Laktineh, I., Lumb, N., Mathez, H., Mirabito, L., Petrukhin, A., Steen, A., Tromeur, W., Vander Donckt, M., Zoccarato, Y., Calvo Alamillo, E., Fouz, M. -C., Puerta-Pelayo, J., Corriveau, F., Bobchenko, B., Chadeeva, M., Danilov, M., Epifantsev, A., Markin, O., Mizuk, R., Novikov, E., Popov, V., Rusinov, V., Tarkovsky, E., Besson, D., Buzhan, P., Ilyin, A., Kantserov, V., Kaplin, V., Karakash, A., Popova, E., Tikhomirov, V., Kiesling, C., Seidel, K., Simon, F., Soldner, C., Weuste, L., Amjad, M. S., Bonis, J., Callier, S., Conforti di Lorenzo, S., Cornebise, P., Doublet, Ph., Dulucq, F., Fleury, J., Frisson, T., van der Kolk, N., Li, H., Martin-Chassard, G., Richard, F., de la Taille, Ch., Pöschl, R., Raux, L., Rouëné, J., Seguin-Moreau, N., Anduze, M., Balagura, V., Boudry, V., Brient, J. -C., Cornat, R., Frotin, M., Gastaldi, F., Guliyev, E., Haddad, Y., Magniette, F., Musat, G., Ruan, M., Tran, T. H., Videau, H., Bulanek, B., Zacek, J., Cvach, J., Gallus, P., Havranek, M., Janata, M., Kvasnicka, J., Lednicky, D., Marcisovsky, M., Polak, I., Popule, J., Tomasek, L., Tomasek, M., Ruzicka, P., Sicho, P., Smolik, J., Vrba, V., Zalesak, J., Belhorma, B., Ghazlane, H., Kotera, K., Ono, H., Takeshita, T., Uozumi, S., Jeans, D., Chang, S., Khan, A., Kim, D. H., Kong, D. J., Oh, Y. D., Götze, M., Sauer, J., Weber, S., and Zeitnitz, C.. Performance of the first prototype of the CALICE scintillator strip electromagnetic calorimeter. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1016/j.nima.2014.06.039.
Francis, K., Repond, J., Schlereth, J., Smith, J., Xia, L., Baldolemar, E., Li, J., Park, S. T., Sosebee, M., White, A. P., Yu, J., Eigen, G., Mikami, Y., Watson, N. K., Thomson, M. A., Ward, D. R., Benchekroun, D., Hoummada, A., Khoulaki, Y., Apostolakis, J., Dotti, A., Folger, G., Ivantchenko, V., Ribon, A., Uzhinskiy, V., Cârloganu, C., Gay, P., Manen, S., Royer, L., Tytgat, M., Zaganidis, N., Blazey, G. C., Dyshkant, A., Lima, J. G.R., Zutshi, V., Hostachy, J. -Y., Morin, L., Cornett, U., David, D., Ebrahimi, A., Falley, G., Gadow, K., Göttlicher, P., Günter, C., Hartbrich, O., Hermberg, B., Karstensen, S., Krivan, F., Krüger, K., Lutz, B., Morozov, S., Morgunov, V., Neubüser, C., Reinecke, M., Sefkow, F., Smirnov, P., Terwort, M., Garutti, E., Laurien, S., Lu, S., Marchesini, I., Matysek, M., Ramilli, M., Briggl, K., Eckert, P., Harion, T., Schultz-Coulon, H. -Ch., Shen, W., Stamen, R., Bilki, B., Norbeck, E., Northacker, D., Onel, Y., Wilson, G. W., Kawagoe, K., Sudo, Y., Yoshioka, T., Dauncey, P. D., Wing, M., Salvatore, F., Cortina Gil, E., Mannai, S., Baulieu, G., Calabria, P., Caponetto, L., Combaret, C., Della Negra, R., Grenier, G., Han, R., Ianigro, J. -C., Kieffer, R., Laktineh, I., Lumb, N., Mathez, H., Mirabito, L., Petrukhin, A., Steen, A., Tromeur, W., Vander Donckt, M., Zoccarato, Y., Calvo Alamillo, E., Fouz, M. -C., Puerta-Pelayo, J., Corriveau, F., Bobchenko, B., Chadeeva, M., Danilov, M., Epifantsev, A., Markin, O., Mizuk, R., Novikov, E., Popov, V., Rusinov, V., Tarkovsky, E., Besson, D., Buzhan, P., Ilyin, A., Kantserov, V., Kaplin, V., Karakash, A., Popova, E., Tikhomirov, V., Kiesling, C., Seidel, K., Simon, F., Soldner, C., Weuste, L., Amjad, M. S., Bonis, J., Callier, S., Conforti di Lorenzo, S., Cornebise, P., Doublet, Ph., Dulucq, F., Fleury, J., Frisson, T., van der Kolk, N., Li, H., Martin-Chassard, G., Richard, F., de la Taille, Ch., Pöschl, R., Raux, L., Rouëné, J., Seguin-Moreau, N., Anduze, M., Balagura, V., Boudry, V., Brient, J. -C., Cornat, R., Frotin, M., Gastaldi, F., Guliyev, E., Haddad, Y., Magniette, F., Musat, G., Ruan, M., Tran, T. H., Videau, H., Bulanek, B., Zacek, J., Cvach, J., Gallus, P., Havranek, M., Janata, M., Kvasnicka, J., Lednicky, D., Marcisovsky, M., Polak, I., Popule, J., Tomasek, L., Tomasek, M., Ruzicka, P., Sicho, P., Smolik, J., Vrba, V., Zalesak, J., Belhorma, B., Ghazlane, H., Kotera, K., Ono, H., Takeshita, T., Uozumi, S., Jeans, D., Chang, S., Khan, A., Kim, D. H., Kong, D. J., Oh, Y. D., Götze, M., Sauer, J., Weber, S., & Zeitnitz, C.. Performance of the first prototype of the CALICE scintillator strip electromagnetic calorimeter. United States. doi:10.1016/j.nima.2014.06.039.
Francis, K., Repond, J., Schlereth, J., Smith, J., Xia, L., Baldolemar, E., Li, J., Park, S. T., Sosebee, M., White, A. P., Yu, J., Eigen, G., Mikami, Y., Watson, N. K., Thomson, M. A., Ward, D. R., Benchekroun, D., Hoummada, A., Khoulaki, Y., Apostolakis, J., Dotti, A., Folger, G., Ivantchenko, V., Ribon, A., Uzhinskiy, V., Cârloganu, C., Gay, P., Manen, S., Royer, L., Tytgat, M., Zaganidis, N., Blazey, G. C., Dyshkant, A., Lima, J. G.R., Zutshi, V., Hostachy, J. -Y., Morin, L., Cornett, U., David, D., Ebrahimi, A., Falley, G., Gadow, K., Göttlicher, P., Günter, C., Hartbrich, O., Hermberg, B., Karstensen, S., Krivan, F., Krüger, K., Lutz, B., Morozov, S., Morgunov, V., Neubüser, C., Reinecke, M., Sefkow, F., Smirnov, P., Terwort, M., Garutti, E., Laurien, S., Lu, S., Marchesini, I., Matysek, M., Ramilli, M., Briggl, K., Eckert, P., Harion, T., Schultz-Coulon, H. -Ch., Shen, W., Stamen, R., Bilki, B., Norbeck, E., Northacker, D., Onel, Y., Wilson, G. W., Kawagoe, K., Sudo, Y., Yoshioka, T., Dauncey, P. D., Wing, M., Salvatore, F., Cortina Gil, E., Mannai, S., Baulieu, G., Calabria, P., Caponetto, L., Combaret, C., Della Negra, R., Grenier, G., Han, R., Ianigro, J. -C., Kieffer, R., Laktineh, I., Lumb, N., Mathez, H., Mirabito, L., Petrukhin, A., Steen, A., Tromeur, W., Vander Donckt, M., Zoccarato, Y., Calvo Alamillo, E., Fouz, M. -C., Puerta-Pelayo, J., Corriveau, F., Bobchenko, B., Chadeeva, M., Danilov, M., Epifantsev, A., Markin, O., Mizuk, R., Novikov, E., Popov, V., Rusinov, V., Tarkovsky, E., Besson, D., Buzhan, P., Ilyin, A., Kantserov, V., Kaplin, V., Karakash, A., Popova, E., Tikhomirov, V., Kiesling, C., Seidel, K., Simon, F., Soldner, C., Weuste, L., Amjad, M. S., Bonis, J., Callier, S., Conforti di Lorenzo, S., Cornebise, P., Doublet, Ph., Dulucq, F., Fleury, J., Frisson, T., van der Kolk, N., Li, H., Martin-Chassard, G., Richard, F., de la Taille, Ch., Pöschl, R., Raux, L., Rouëné, J., Seguin-Moreau, N., Anduze, M., Balagura, V., Boudry, V., Brient, J. -C., Cornat, R., Frotin, M., Gastaldi, F., Guliyev, E., Haddad, Y., Magniette, F., Musat, G., Ruan, M., Tran, T. H., Videau, H., Bulanek, B., Zacek, J., Cvach, J., Gallus, P., Havranek, M., Janata, M., Kvasnicka, J., Lednicky, D., Marcisovsky, M., Polak, I., Popule, J., Tomasek, L., Tomasek, M., Ruzicka, P., Sicho, P., Smolik, J., Vrba, V., Zalesak, J., Belhorma, B., Ghazlane, H., Kotera, K., Ono, H., Takeshita, T., Uozumi, S., Jeans, D., Chang, S., Khan, A., Kim, D. H., Kong, D. J., Oh, Y. D., Götze, M., Sauer, J., Weber, S., and Zeitnitz, C.. Sat . "Performance of the first prototype of the CALICE scintillator strip electromagnetic calorimeter". United States. doi:10.1016/j.nima.2014.06.039. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1196379.
@article{osti_1196379,
title = {Performance of the first prototype of the CALICE scintillator strip electromagnetic calorimeter},
author = {Francis, K. and Repond, J. and Schlereth, J. and Smith, J. and Xia, L. and Baldolemar, E. and Li, J. and Park, S. T. and Sosebee, M. and White, A. P. and Yu, J. and Eigen, G. and Mikami, Y. and Watson, N. K. and Thomson, M. A. and Ward, D. R. and Benchekroun, D. and Hoummada, A. and Khoulaki, Y. and Apostolakis, J. and Dotti, A. and Folger, G. and Ivantchenko, V. and Ribon, A. and Uzhinskiy, V. and Cârloganu, C. and Gay, P. and Manen, S. and Royer, L. and Tytgat, M. and Zaganidis, N. and Blazey, G. C. and Dyshkant, A. and Lima, J. G.R. and Zutshi, V. and Hostachy, J. -Y. and Morin, L. and Cornett, U. and David, D. and Ebrahimi, A. and Falley, G. and Gadow, K. and Göttlicher, P. and Günter, C. and Hartbrich, O. and Hermberg, B. and Karstensen, S. and Krivan, F. and Krüger, K. and Lutz, B. and Morozov, S. and Morgunov, V. and Neubüser, C. and Reinecke, M. and Sefkow, F. and Smirnov, P. and Terwort, M. and Garutti, E. and Laurien, S. and Lu, S. and Marchesini, I. and Matysek, M. and Ramilli, M. and Briggl, K. and Eckert, P. and Harion, T. and Schultz-Coulon, H. -Ch. and Shen, W. and Stamen, R. and Bilki, B. and Norbeck, E. and Northacker, D. and Onel, Y. and Wilson, G. W. and Kawagoe, K. and Sudo, Y. and Yoshioka, T. and Dauncey, P. D. and Wing, M. and Salvatore, F. and Cortina Gil, E. and Mannai, S. and Baulieu, G. and Calabria, P. and Caponetto, L. and Combaret, C. and Della Negra, R. and Grenier, G. and Han, R. and Ianigro, J. -C. and Kieffer, R. and Laktineh, I. and Lumb, N. and Mathez, H. and Mirabito, L. and Petrukhin, A. and Steen, A. and Tromeur, W. and Vander Donckt, M. and Zoccarato, Y. and Calvo Alamillo, E. and Fouz, M. -C. and Puerta-Pelayo, J. and Corriveau, F. and Bobchenko, B. and Chadeeva, M. and Danilov, M. and Epifantsev, A. and Markin, O. and Mizuk, R. and Novikov, E. and Popov, V. and Rusinov, V. and Tarkovsky, E. and Besson, D. and Buzhan, P. and Ilyin, A. and Kantserov, V. and Kaplin, V. and Karakash, A. and Popova, E. and Tikhomirov, V. and Kiesling, C. and Seidel, K. and Simon, F. and Soldner, C. and Weuste, L. and Amjad, M. S. and Bonis, J. and Callier, S. and Conforti di Lorenzo, S. and Cornebise, P. and Doublet, Ph. and Dulucq, F. and Fleury, J. and Frisson, T. and van der Kolk, N. and Li, H. and Martin-Chassard, G. and Richard, F. and de la Taille, Ch. and Pöschl, R. and Raux, L. and Rouëné, J. and Seguin-Moreau, N. and Anduze, M. and Balagura, V. and Boudry, V. and Brient, J. -C. and Cornat, R. and Frotin, M. and Gastaldi, F. and Guliyev, E. and Haddad, Y. and Magniette, F. and Musat, G. and Ruan, M. and Tran, T. H. and Videau, H. and Bulanek, B. and Zacek, J. and Cvach, J. and Gallus, P. and Havranek, M. and Janata, M. and Kvasnicka, J. and Lednicky, D. and Marcisovsky, M. and Polak, I. and Popule, J. and Tomasek, L. and Tomasek, M. and Ruzicka, P. and Sicho, P. and Smolik, J. and Vrba, V. and Zalesak, J. and Belhorma, B. and Ghazlane, H. and Kotera, K. and Ono, H. and Takeshita, T. and Uozumi, S. and Jeans, D. and Chang, S. and Khan, A. and Kim, D. H. and Kong, D. J. and Oh, Y. D. and Götze, M. and Sauer, J. and Weber, S. and Zeitnitz, C.},
abstractNote = {A first prototype of a scintillator strip-based electromagnetic calorimeter was built, consisting of 26 layers of tungsten absorber plates interleaved with planes of 45 × 10 × 3 mm³ plastic scintillator strips. Data were collected using a positron test beam at DESY with momenta between 1 and 6 GeV/c. The prototype's performance is presented in terms of the linearity and resolution of the energy measurement. These results represent an important milestone in the development of highly granular calorimeters using scintillator strip technology. A number of possible design improvements were identified, which should be implemented in a future detector of this type. This technology is being developed for a future linear collider experiment, aiming at the precise measurement of jet energies using particle flow techniques.},
doi = {10.1016/j.nima.2014.06.039},
journal = {Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment},
number = C,
volume = 763,
place = {United States},
year = {Sat Nov 01 00:00:00 EDT 2014},
month = {Sat Nov 01 00:00:00 EDT 2014}
}

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