The environmental monitoring system at the COSINE-100 experiment

  title={The environmental monitoring system at the COSINE-100 experiment},
  author={H. J. Kim and Govinda Adhikari and E. Barbosa de Souza and Nelson Carlin and J.J. Choi and S. Choi and Mitra Djamal and A. C. Ezeribe and Luis E França and Chang Hyon Ha and Insik Hahn and Eun Ju Jeon and Jay Hyun Jo and Hanwool Joo and Woon Gu Kang and Matthew Kauer and H.‐J. Kim and K.W. Kim and S.-H. Kim and S.K. Kim and W.-K. Kim and Y.D. Kim and Y.-H. Kim and Youngju Ko and E.K. Lee and H. S. Lee and H.S. Lee and H.-Y. Lee and I. S. Lee and J. Lee and J.Y. Lee and M.H. Lee and S.H. Lee and S.M. Lee and Douglas S. Leonard and Bruno B Manzato and Reina Maruyama and R. J. Neal and Sharon L. Olsen and B.J. Park and H.K. Park and H.-s. Park and K.S. Park and R. L. C. Pitta and Hafizh Prihtiadi and Sejin Ra and Carsten Rott and Keon Ah Shin and Andrew Scarff and N. J. C. Spooner and William G Thompson and L. Yang and G.H. Yu},
  journal={Journal of Instrumentation},
The COSINE-100 experiment is designed to test the DAMA experiment which claimed an observation of a dark matter signal from an annual modulation in their residual event rate. To measure the 1 %-level signal amplitude, it is crucial to control and monitor nearly all environmental quantities that might systematically mimic the signal. The environmental monitoring also helps ensure a stable operation of the experiment. Here, we describe the design and performance of the centralized environmental… 

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