Physics Performance of the Barrel RPC System of the HARP Experiment

@article{Bogomilov2007PhysicsPO,
  title={Physics Performance of the Barrel RPC System of the HARP Experiment},
  author={M. Bogomilov and Andrei Artamonov and S. Giani and Dimitar Kolev and Jaap Panman and Roumen Tsenov and I. I. Tsukerman},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science},
  year={2007},
  volume={54},
  pages={342-353}
}
The physics performance of the barrel RPC system of the HARP experiment is described. In the barrel two sets of fifteen identical resistive plate chambers (RPCs) have been operated in 2001 and 2002 as a part of the HARP experiment at the CERN PS accelerator. For the first time under real experimental conditions RPCs have bean applied for particle identification (PID) by measuring the particle's time-of-flight (ToF). The procedure developed for the RPC calibration, based on reconstructed tracks… Expand
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