Neutrino Physics at a Muon Collider Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Neutrino Physics at a Muon Collider

Creator

  • Author: King, B. J.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy. Office of Energy Research.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: USDOE Office of Energy Research, Washington, DC (United States)

Publisher

  • Name: Brookhaven National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Upton, New York
    Additional Info: Brookhaven National Lab., Dept. of Physics, Upton, NY (United States)

Date

  • Creation: 1998-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This paper gives an overview of the neutrino physics possibilities at a future muon storage ring, which can be either a muon collider ring or a ring dedicated to neutrino physics that uses muon collider technology to store large muon currents. After a general characterization of the neutrino beam and its interactions, some crude quantitative estimates are given for the physics performance of a muon ring neutrino experiment (MURINE) consisting of a high rate, high performance neutrino detector at a 250 GeV muon collider storage ring. The paper is organized as follows. The next section describes neutrino production from a muon storage rings and gives expressions for event rates in general purpose and long baseline detectors. This is followed by a section outlining a serious design constraint for muon storage rings: the need to limit the radiation levels produced by the neutrino beam. The following two sections describe a general purpose detector and the experimental reconstruction of interactions in the neutrino target then, finally, the physics capabilities of a MURINE are surveyed.
  • Physical Description: 18 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: Radiation Detectors
  • Keyword: Particle Production
  • Keyword: Storage Rings
  • STI Subject Categories: 43 Particle Accelerators
  • Keyword: Muon Beams
  • Keyword: High Energy Physics
  • Keyword: Experiment Planning
  • Keyword: Muon-Muon Interactions
  • STI Subject Categories: 66 Physics
  • Keyword: Design
  • Keyword: Neutrino Beams
  • Keyword: Neutrino-Nucleon Interactions

Source

  • Conference: Front end of the muon colliders workshop, Batavia, IL (United States), 6-9 Nov 1997

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE98004435
  • Report No.: BNL--65282
  • Report No.: CAP--206-MUON-98C;CONF-971194--
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH00016
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 654117
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc708723

Note

  • Display Note: INIS; OSTI as DE98004435