Front-end data processing the SLD data acquisition system

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The data acquisition system for the SLD detector will make extensive use of parallel at the front-end level. Fastbus acquisition modules are being built with powerful processing capabilities for calibration, data reduction and further pre-processing of the large amount of analog data handled by each module. This paper describes the read-out electronics chain and data pre-processing system adapted for most of the detector channels, exemplified by the central drift chamber waveform digitization and processing system.

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Nielsen, B.S. July 1, 1986.

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The data acquisition system for the SLD detector will make extensive use of parallel at the front-end level. Fastbus acquisition modules are being built with powerful processing capabilities for calibration, data reduction and further pre-processing of the large amount of analog data handled by each module. This paper describes the read-out electronics chain and data pre-processing system adapted for most of the detector channels, exemplified by the central drift chamber waveform digitization and processing system.

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Pages: 10

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NTIS, PC A02/MF A01; 1.

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  • 2. topical seminar on perspectives for experimental apparatus at future high energy machines, San Miniato, Italy, 5 May 1986

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  • Other: DE86013434
  • Report No.: SLAC-PUB-4020
  • Report No.: CONF-8605164-1
  • Grant Number: AC03-76SF00515
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5387190
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1069827

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Nielsen, B.S. Front-end data processing the SLD data acquisition system, article, July 1, 1986; Menlo Park, California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1069827/: accessed August 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.