Scintillation yield and time dependence from electronic and nuclear recoils in liquid neon

@article{Lippincott2012ScintillationYA,
  title={Scintillation yield and time dependence from electronic and nuclear recoils in liquid neon},
  author={W. Hugh Lippincott and Kevin J. Coakley and Daniel E. Gastler and Edward Kearns and D. N. Mckinsey and J. A. Nikkel},
  journal={Physical Review C},
  year={2012},
  volume={86},
  pages={015807}
}
We have performed measurements of scintillation light in liquid neon, observing a signal yield in our detector as high as (3.5 $\ifmmode\pm\else\textpm\fi{}$ 0.4) photoelectrons/keV. We measure pulse shape discrimination efficiency between electronic and nuclear recoils in liquid neon from 50 to 300 keV nuclear recoil energy. We also measure the ${\mathcal{L}}_{\mathrm{eff}}$ parameter in liquid neon between 30 and 370 keV nuclear recoil energy, observing an average ${\mathcal{L}}_{\mathrm{eff… 
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