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Calorimeter (particle physics)

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In particle physics, a calorimeter is an experimental apparatus that measures the energy of particles. [1]

50 relations: ALEPH experiment, Argon, ARGUS (experiment), ATLAS experiment, Ayana Holloway Arce, BaBar experiment, Belle II experiment, Bolometer, Caesium iodide, Calorimeter, Calorimetry, CASTOR calorimeter, CLAS detector, CLEO (particle detector), Compact Muon Solenoid, COMPASS experiment, Compton Gamma Ray Observatory, D0 experiment, E-ASTROGAM, Index of physics articles (C), India-based Neutrino Observatory, James E. Brau, Krypton, L3 experiment, Large Electron–Positron Collider, Lawrence W. Jones, LHCb experiment, Molière radius, Muon g-2, NA61 experiment, ND experiment, Neutrino Ettore Majorana Observatory, OKA (experiment), OPAL experiment, Pair-conversion, Particle detector, Particle experiments at Kolar Gold Fields, Particle shower, Phonon noise, Q value (nuclear science), Shashlik (physics), SND Experiment, Soudan 2, Stephanie A. Majewski, Tests of relativistic energy and momentum, Tracking (particle physics), Transition-edge sensor, WA70 experiment, Xenon, ZEUS (particle detector).

ALEPH experiment

ALEPH was a particle detector at the Large Electron-Positron collider (LEP).

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Argon is a chemical element with symbol Ar and atomic number 18.

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ARGUS (experiment)

ARGUS (A Russian-German-United States-Swedish Collaboration; later joined by Canada and the former Yugoslavia) was a particle physics experiment that ran at the electron-positron collider ring DORIS II at DESY.

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ATLAS experiment

ATLAS (A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) is one of the seven particle detector experiments constructed at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), a particle accelerator at CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) in Switzerland.

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Ayana Holloway Arce

Ayana Holloway Arce is a Professor of Physics at Duke University.

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BaBar experiment

The BaBar experiment, or simply BaBar, is an international collaboration of more than 500 physicists and engineers studying the subatomic world at energies of approximately ten times the rest mass of a proton (~10 GeV).

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Belle II experiment

The Belle II experiment is a particle physics experiment designed to study the properties of B mesons (heavy particles containing a bottom quark).

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A bolometer is a device for measuring the power of incident electromagnetic radiation via the heating of a material with a temperature-dependent electrical resistance.

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Caesium iodide

Caesium iodide or cesium iodide (chemical formula CsI) is the ionic compound of caesium and iodine.

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A calorimeter is an object used for calorimetry, or the process of measuring the heat of chemical reactions or physical changes as well as heat capacity.

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Calorimetry is the science or act of measuring changes in state variables of a body for the purpose of deriving the heat transfer associated with changes of its state due, for example, to chemical reactions, physical changes, or phase transitions under specified constraints.

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CASTOR calorimeter

CASTOR (standing for "Centauro And Strange Object Research") is an electromagnetic (EM) and hadronic (HAD) calorimeter of the CMS experiment at CERN.

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CLAS detector

CEBAF Large Acceptance Spectrometer (CLAS) is a nuclear and particle physics detector located in the experimental Hall B at Jefferson Laboratory in Newport News, Virginia, United States.

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CLEO (particle detector)

CLEO was a general purpose particle detector at the Cornell Electron Storage Ring (CESR), and the name of the collaboration of physicists who operated the detector.

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Compact Muon Solenoid

The Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment is one of two large general-purpose particle physics detectors built on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland and France.

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COMPASS experiment

The NA58 experiment, or COMPASS (standing for "Common Muon and Proton Apparatus for Structure and Spectroscopy") is a 60-metre-long fixed-target experiment at the M2 beam line of the SPS at CERN.

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Compton Gamma Ray Observatory

The Compton Gamma Ray Observatory (CGRO) was a space observatory detecting photons with energies from 20 keV to 30 GeV, in Earth orbit from 1991 to 2000.

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D0 experiment

The DØ experiment (sometimes written D0 experiment, or DZero experiment) consists of a worldwide collaboration of scientists conducting research on the fundamental nature of matter.

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e-ASTROGAM is a proposed space mission with the purpose of measuring gamma-rays from astrophysical sources in the energy range from 300 keV to a few GeV.

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Index of physics articles (C)

The index of physics articles is split into multiple pages due to its size.

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India-based Neutrino Observatory

India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO) is a particle physics research project under construction to primarily study atmospheric neutrinos in a deep cave under Ino Peak near Theni, Tamil Nadu, India.

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James E. Brau

James E. Brau (born 1946) is an American physicist at the University of Oregon (UO) who conducts research on elementary particles and fields.

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Krypton (from translit "the hidden one") is a chemical element with symbol Kr and atomic number 36.

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L3 experiment

The L3 experiment was one of the four large detectors on the Large Electron-Positron Collider (LEP).

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Large Electron–Positron Collider

The Large Electron–Positron Collider (LEP) was one of the largest particle accelerators ever constructed.

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Lawrence W. Jones

Lawrence W. Jones (born 1925) is a professor emeritus in the Physics Department at the University of Michigan.

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LHCb experiment

The LHCb (standing for "Large Hadron Collider beauty") experiment is one of seven particle physics detector experiments collecting data at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.

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Molière radius

The Molière radius is a characteristic constant of a material giving the scale of the transverse dimension of the fully contained electromagnetic showers initiated by an incident high energy electron or photon.

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Muon g-2

Muon g−2 (pronounced "gee minus two") is a particle physics experiment at Fermilab to measure the anomalous magnetic dipole moment of a muon to a precision of 0.14 ppm, which will be a sensitive test of the Standard Model.

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NA61 experiment

NA61/SHINE (standing for "SPS Heavy Ion and Neutrino Experiment") is a particle physics experiment at the Super Proton Synchrotron (SPS) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

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ND experiment

Neutral Detector (ND) is a detector for particle physics experiments created by the team of physicists in the Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk, Russia.

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Neutrino Ettore Majorana Observatory

The Neutrino Ettore Majorana Observatory (NEMO experiment) is an international collaboration of scientists searching for neutrinoless double beta decay (0νββ).

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OKA (experiment)

OKA (ОКА — Опыты с КАонами, literal translation "Observations of KAons") is a particle physics detector experiment at the U-70 accelerator in the Institute for High Energy Physics located in Protvino near Moscow (Russia).

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OPAL experiment

OPAL was one of the major experiments at CERN's LEP.

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A pair-conversion instrument detects high-energy gamma rays by providing an environment—generally a thin foil of dense metal, commonly tungsten—in which they tend to generate electron-positron pairs, and then using standard particle-physics techniques such as a microstrip detector to detect these particles.

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Particle detector

In experimental and applied particle physics, nuclear physics, and nuclear engineering, a particle detector, also known as a radiation detector, is a device used to detect, track, and/or identify ionizing particles, such as those produced by nuclear decay, cosmic radiation, or reactions in a particle accelerator.

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Particle experiments at Kolar Gold Fields

The Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), located in the Kolar district of the state of Karnataka, India, are a set of defunct gold mines known for the neutrino particle experiments and observations that took place there starting in 1960.

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Particle shower

In particle physics, a shower is a cascade of secondary particles produced as the result of a high-energy particle interacting with dense matter.

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Phonon noise

Phonon noise, also known as thermal fluctuation noise, arises from the random exchange of energy between a thermal mass and its surrounding environment.

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Q value (nuclear science)

In nuclear physics and chemistry, the Q value for a reaction is the amount of energy released by that reaction.

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Shashlik (physics)

In high energy physics detectors, shashlik is a layout for a sampling calorimeter.

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SND Experiment

Spherical Neutral Detector is a detector for particle physics experiments, successor of the Neutral Detector (ND), created by the team of physicists in the Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk, Russia.

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Soudan 2

Soudan 2 was a particle detector located in the Soudan Mine in Northern Minnesota, United States.

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Stephanie A. Majewski

Stephanie A. Majewski (born 1981) is an American physicist at the University of Oregon (UO) researching high energy particle physics at the CERN ATLAS experiment.

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Tests of relativistic energy and momentum

Tests of relativistic energy and momentum are aimed at measuring the relativistic expressions for energy, momentum, and mass.

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Tracking (particle physics)

In particle physics, tracking is the process of reconstructing the trajectory (or track) of electrically charged particles in a particle detector known as a tracker.

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Transition-edge sensor

A transition-edge sensor or TES is a type of cryogenic energy sensor or cryogenic particle detector that exploits the strongly temperature-dependent resistance of the superconducting phase transition.

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WA70 experiment

The WA70 experiment was a collaboration between the Universities of Geneva, Glasgow, Liverpool, Milan and Neuchatel using the facilities of the OMEGA spectrometer at CERN The purpose of the experiment was to study direct photons produced in proton-proton and proton-pion collisions within a fixed target of liquid hydrogen at the CERN SPS.

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Xenon is a chemical element with symbol Xe and atomic number 54.

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ZEUS (particle detector)

ZEUS was a particle detector that operated on the HERA (Hadron Elektron Ring Anlage) particle accelerator at DESY, Hamburg.

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