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Title: Digital rise-time discrimination of large-area avalanche photodiode signals in X-ray detection
Authors: Fernandes, L. M. P. 
Simões, P. C. P. S. 
Santos, J. M. F. dos 
Morgado, R. E. 
Keywords: Avalanche photodiode; Pulse-discrimination efficiency; Rise-time discrimination; X-ray detection
Issue Date: Aug-2002
Publisher: IEEE
Citation: IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 49:4 (2002) 1699-1703
Abstract: Large-area 1.9-keV X-ray detectors operating in magnetic fields up to 5 T are required for the μp-Lamb shift experiment. Xenon gas proportional scintillation counters provide high detection efficiency together with good energy and timing resolutions. Three prototypes with alternative vacuum ultraviolet photosensors of the xenon scintillation light are explored and discussed: a CsI-coated microstrip plate either integrated within the xenon envelope or in a separate chamber in a P-10 atmosphere and an avalanche photodiode integrated within the xenon envelope
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10316/12894
ISSN: 0018-9499
DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2002.801518
Rights: openAccess
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