Pulse shape particle identification by a single large hemispherical photomultiplier tube

  title={Pulse shape particle identification by a single large hemispherical photomultiplier tube},
  author={Soniya Samani and Shivesh Mandalia and Carlos A. Arg{\"u}elles and Spencer N. Axani and Y. Li and M. Moulai and Bunheng Ty and Z. D. Xie and Janet M. Conrad and Teppei Katori and P. W. Sandstrom},
  journal={Journal of Instrumentation},
  pages={T05002 - T05002}
In neutrino experiments, hemispherical photomultiplier tubes (PMTs) are often used to cover large surfaces or volumes to maximize the photocathode coverage with a minimum number of channels. Instrumentation is often coarse, and neutrino event reconstruction and particle identification (PID) is usually done through the morphology of PMT hits. In future neutrino experiments, it may be desirable to perform PID from a few hits, or even a single hit, by utilizing pulse shape information. In this… 
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