Gamma-gamma colliders

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Gamma-gamma colliders make intense beams of gamma rays and have them collide so as to make elementary particles. The authors show, in this article, that constructing a gamma-gamma collider as an add-on to an electron-positron linear collider is possible with present technology and that it does not require much additional cost. Furthermore, they show that the resulting capability is very interesting from a particle physics point of view. An overview of a linear collider, with a second interaction region devoted to {gamma}{gamma} collisions is shown.

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Kim, K.J. & Sessler, A. June 1, 1996.

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Gamma-gamma colliders make intense beams of gamma rays and have them collide so as to make elementary particles. The authors show, in this article, that constructing a gamma-gamma collider as an add-on to an electron-positron linear collider is possible with present technology and that it does not require much additional cost. Furthermore, they show that the resulting capability is very interesting from a particle physics point of view. An overview of a linear collider, with a second interaction region devoted to {gamma}{gamma} collisions is shown.

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11 p.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96014976

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  • Other Information: PBD: Jun 1996

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  • Other: DE96014976
  • Report No.: LBNL--39093
  • Report No.: CBP-Note--185
  • Grant Number: AC03-76SF00098
  • DOI: 10.2172/378863 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 378863
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc683865

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Kim, K.J. & Sessler, A. Gamma-gamma colliders, report, June 1, 1996; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc683865/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.