# Optical calibration of the SNO+ detector in the water phase with deployed sources

@article{Anderson2021OpticalCO,
title={Optical calibration of the SNO+ detector in the water phase with deployed sources},
author={M. R. Anderson and S. Andringa and M. Askins and D. J. Auty and Fernando Bar{\~a}o and Nuno Barros and Ryan David Bayes and Eugene W. Beier and Arkadiusz Bialek and Steven Douglas Biller and Edward Blucher and Mark Guy Boulay and Erica Caden and E. J. Callaghan and Javier Caravaca and M. C. Chen and Oleg Chkvorets and Bruce T. Cleveland and D. Cookman and Jonathan Corning and Matthew A. Cox and C. Deluce and M. M. Depatie and F. Di Lodovico and Juergen Dittmer and E. Falk and N. Fatemighomi and Vincent Fischer and R Ford and Katarzyna Frankiewicz and A. Gaur and Karin Gilje and O. I. Gonz{\'a}lez-Reina and Diana Gooding and C. Grant and John Grove and Aksel Hallin and Doug Hallman and Jeff Hartnell and W. J. Heintzelman and Richard Lloyd Helmer and J. Hu and R. Hunt-Stokes and Syed-Amad A. Hussain and Ana Sofia In{\'a}cio and Chris Jillings and T. Kaptanoglu and P. Khaghani and H. U. Khan and J. R. Klein and Laura Lee Kormos and B. Krar and Christine Kraus and Carsten B. Krauss and T. Kroupov{\'a} and I. Lam and Benjamin Land and Anthony Latorre and Ian Timothy Lawson and Logan Lebanowski and C. Lef{\'e}bvre and A. Li and J. J. Lidgard and Y.H. Lin and Y Liu and Valentina Lozza and M. Luo and Am{\'e}lia Maio and Szymon Manecki and Jos{\'e} Maneira and R.D. Martin and Neil McCauley and Arthur B. McDonald and Mikko Meyer and Carolyn E. Mills and I. Morton-Blake and S. Nae and M. Nirkko and L. J. Nolan and Helen O'Keeffe and Gabriel D. Orebi Gann and Jessica Page and William Chesluk Parker and J. Paton and Simon J. M. Peeters and Teal Pershing and L. Pickard and Gersende Prior and P. Ravi and Armin Reichold and S. Riccetto and R. Richardson and M. Yu. Rigan and Joe Rose and Janet Rumleskie and Ingrida Semenec and F. Shaker and Manoj Kumar Sharma and Peter Skensved and Max Smiley and Roger Stainforth and Robert C. Svoboda and B. Tam and J. C.-L. Tseng and E. Turner and S. Valder and E. V'azquez-J'auregui and J. G. C. Veinot and Clarence J. Virtue and J. Wang and Mark Ward and Jan J. Weigand and J.R. Wilson and Alex Wright and Juan Pablo Y{\'a}{\~n}ez and Minfang Yeh and S. Yu and T Zhang and Y Zhang and Kai Zuber and Anthony Zummo},
journal={Journal of Instrumentation},
year={2021},
volume={16}
}
• Published 7 June 2021
• Physics
• Journal of Instrumentation
SNO+ is a large-scale liquid scintillator experiment with the primary goal of searching for neutrinoless double beta decay, and is located approximately 2 km underground in SNOLAB, Sudbury, Canada. The detector acquired data for two years as a pure water Cherenkov detector, starting in May 2017. During this period, the optical properties of the detector were measured in situ using a deployed light diffusing sphere, with the goal of improving the detector model and the energy response systematic…
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• Physics
Proceedings of Neutrino Oscillation Workshop — PoS(NOW2022)
• 2022
The SNO+ experiment is a large-scale, multipurpose neutrino experiment situated 2 km underground at SNOLAB in Canada. Successor to the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory, the SNO+ detector has inherited

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