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Title: Purification of KamLAND-Zen liquid scintillator

KamLAND-Zen is neutrino-less double-beta decay search experiment using enriched 300 kg of {sup 136}Xe dissolved in pure liquid scintillator. This report is purification work of liquid scintillator for KamLAND-Zen experiment before installation in the inner-balloon and background rejection processes after installation.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. Research Center for Neutrino Science, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8578 (Japan)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22218179
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 1549; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: LRT 2013: 4. international workshop on low radioactivity techniques, Assergi (Italy), 10-12 Apr 2013; Other Information: (c) 2013 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; DOUBLE BETA DECAY; INSTALLATION; LIQUID SCINTILLATION DETECTORS; LIQUID SCINTILLATORS; MULTIPARTICLE SPECTROMETERS; NEUTRINO DETECTION; NEUTRINOS; PARTICLE IDENTIFICATION; PURIFICATION; XENON 136