Design and performance of a straw tube drift chamber


Journal Article

The design and performance of the straw drift chambers used in E735 is reported. The chambers are constructed from 2.5 cm radius aluminized mylar straw tubes with wall thickness less than 0.2 mm. Also, presented are the results of tests with 2 mm radius straw tubes. The small tube has a direct detector application at the Superconducting Super Collider. © 1991.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Oh, SH; Wesson, DK; Cooke, J; Goshaw, AT; Robertson, WJ; Walker, WD

Published Date

  • June 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 303 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 277 - 284

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0168-9002

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0168-9002(91)90794-Q

Citation Source

  • Scopus