High purity pion beam at TRIUMF

A. Aguilar-Arevalo, M. Blecher, D. A. Bryman, J. Comfort, J. Doornbos, L. Doria, A. Hussein, N. Ito, S. Kettell, L. Kurchaninov, C. Malbrunot, G. M. Marshall, T. Numao, R. Poutissou, A. Sher, B. Walker, K. Yamada

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Abstract

An extension of the TRIUMF M13 low-energy pion channel designed to suppress positrons based on an energy-loss technique is described. A source of beam channel momentum calibration from the decay π+ → e+ ν is also described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)102-105
Number of pages4
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Volume609
Issue number2-3
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 11 2009

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Keywords

  • Beam channel
  • Particle separation
  • Pion decay

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  • Instrumentation
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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High purity pion beam at TRIUMF. / Aguilar-Arevalo, A.; Blecher, M.; Bryman, D. A.; Comfort, J.; Doornbos, J.; Doria, L.; Hussein, A.; Ito, N.; Kettell, S.; Kurchaninov, L.; Malbrunot, C.; Marshall, G. M.; Numao, T.; Poutissou, R.; Sher, A.; Walker, B.; Yamada, K.

In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 609, No. 2-3, 11.10.2009, p. 102-105.

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Aguilar-Arevalo, A, Blecher, M, Bryman, DA, Comfort, J, Doornbos, J, Doria, L, Hussein, A, Ito, N, Kettell, S, Kurchaninov, L, Malbrunot, C, Marshall, GM, Numao, T, Poutissou, R, Sher, A, Walker, B & Yamada, K 2009, 'High purity pion beam at TRIUMF', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 609, no. 2-3, pp. 102-105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2009.08.053
Aguilar-Arevalo, A. ; Blecher, M. ; Bryman, D. A. ; Comfort, J. ; Doornbos, J. ; Doria, L. ; Hussein, A. ; Ito, N. ; Kettell, S. ; Kurchaninov, L. ; Malbrunot, C. ; Marshall, G. M. ; Numao, T. ; Poutissou, R. ; Sher, A. ; Walker, B. ; Yamada, K. / High purity pion beam at TRIUMF. In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2009 ; Vol. 609, No. 2-3. pp. 102-105.
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