Design optimization of liquid scintillator cosmic-ray veto detector with BBQ shifter

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Certain design characteristics of a liquid scintillator detector for charged cosmic particles, have been studied. These include evaluation of scintillator emission spectra, absorption in various thicknesses of BBQ shifter bars and effective transmission in long lengths of BBQ acrylic. For our BBQ sample, 12.5 mm thick with semicircular shape, the shifted light was transmitted with 2.0 m absorption length.

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Kruse, H.W.; Egdorf, S.S. & Simmons, D.F. October 1, 1981.

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Certain design characteristics of a liquid scintillator detector for charged cosmic particles, have been studied. These include evaluation of scintillator emission spectra, absorption in various thicknesses of BBQ shifter bars and effective transmission in long lengths of BBQ acrylic. For our BBQ sample, 12.5 mm thick with semicircular shape, the shifted light was transmitted with 2.0 m absorption length.

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NTIS, PC A02/MF A01.

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  • IEEE symposium on nuclear science, San Francisco, CA, USA, 21 Oct 1981

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  • Other: DE82002379
  • Report No.: LA-UR-81-3116
  • Report No.: CONF-811012-18
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5877896
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1099399

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Kruse, H.W.; Egdorf, S.S. & Simmons, D.F. Design optimization of liquid scintillator cosmic-ray veto detector with BBQ shifter, article, October 1, 1981; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1099399/: accessed November 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.