Report on the measurement of the total cross section and luminosity at Isabelle. A summary of existing CRISP reports

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Methods for measuring the total cross section ( sigma /sub T/) are discussed including measurement of sigma from the total interaction rate, measurement of sigma /sub T/ from the forward elastic cross section, measurement of sigma /sub T/ from the beam attenuation rate, and measurement of the nucleon- nucleon total cross section ratio. Several methods for determining the luminosity are considered including the Van der Meer method, using the intersection of a high BETA and low BETA beams, luminosity determination by beam attenuation, measurement of the Coulomb region in p-p collisions, Coulomb dissociation of N*(1236), and electron pair production in ... continued below

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Marx, J.N. January 1, 1974.

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Methods for measuring the total cross section ( sigma /sub T/) are discussed including measurement of sigma from the total interaction rate, measurement of sigma /sub T/ from the forward elastic cross section, measurement of sigma /sub T/ from the beam attenuation rate, and measurement of the nucleon- nucleon total cross section ratio. Several methods for determining the luminosity are considered including the Van der Meer method, using the intersection of a high BETA and low BETA beams, luminosity determination by beam attenuation, measurement of the Coulomb region in p-p collisions, Coulomb dissociation of N*(1236), and electron pair production in p-p collisions. (WHK)

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  • DOI: 10.2172/4325969 | External Link
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Marx, J.N. Report on the measurement of the total cross section and luminosity at Isabelle. A summary of existing CRISP reports, report, January 1, 1974; Upton, New York. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1024235/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.