Calorimeter telescope for identification of relativistic heavy ion reaction channels

R Lozeva*, S Mandal, J Gerl, M Gorska, J Grebosz, I. Kojouharov, J Adamczewski, A Banu, F Becker, T Beck, P Bednarczyk, A Blazhev, P Doornenbal, H Geissel, M Hellstrom, M Kavatsyuk, O Kavatsyuk, N Kurza, M Mutterer, S MuralitharG Munzenberg, W Prokopowicz, N Saito, T Saitoh, H Schaffner, K Summerer, H Weick, M Winkler, C Wheldon, HJ Wollersheim

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Abstract

A new Delta E-E CAlorimeter TElescope, CATE, has been developed to identify the reaction products from secondary fragmentation reactions or Coulomb excitation. Radioactive relativistic beams with energies between 90 and 400 McV/u and instantaneous rates of up to 5 x 10(4) particles/s bombarded the detector system. CATE distinguishes the reaction channels in terms of charge (Z) and mass (A) and gives position information about the impinging ions, used for impact parameter determination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1245-1248
Number of pages4
JournalActa Physica Polonica B
Volume36
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr-2005
Externally publishedYes
Event39th Zakopane School of Physics International Symposium - Zakopane, Poland
Duration: 31-Aug-20045-Sept-2004

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