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Title: Improved calibration of the OMEGA gas Cherenkov detector

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2];  [2];  [2]; ORCiD logo [2];  [3]; ORCiD logo [3];  [4]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California 94550, USA
  2. Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
  3. Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14623, USA
  4. Plasma Physics Department, AWE plc, Reading RG7 4PR, United Kingdom
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1577915
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC52-07NA27344; AC52-06NA52396; SCW1658
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Review of Scientific Instruments
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Review of Scientific Instruments Journal Volume: 90 Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 0034-6748
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Zylstra, A. B., Herrmann, H. W., Kim, Y. H., McEvoy, A., Meaney, K., Glebov, V. Yu., Forrest, C., and Rubery, M. Improved calibration of the OMEGA gas Cherenkov detector. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5128765.
Zylstra, A. B., Herrmann, H. W., Kim, Y. H., McEvoy, A., Meaney, K., Glebov, V. Yu., Forrest, C., & Rubery, M. Improved calibration of the OMEGA gas Cherenkov detector. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5128765.
Zylstra, A. B., Herrmann, H. W., Kim, Y. H., McEvoy, A., Meaney, K., Glebov, V. Yu., Forrest, C., and Rubery, M. Sun . "Improved calibration of the OMEGA gas Cherenkov detector". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5128765.
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