EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 174, 20184th International Conference on Micro Pattern Gaseous Detectors (MPGD 2015)
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|Published online||21 February 2018|
Status of COMPASS RICH-1 Upgrade with MPGD-based Photon Detectors
INFN Sezione di Torino, Torino, Italy
2 INFN Sezione di Trieste, Trieste, Italy
3 University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
4 University of Torino, Torino, Italy
5 Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
6 JINR, Dubna, Russia
7 Universität Freiburg, Physikalisches Institut, Freiburg, Germany
8 University of East Piemonte, Alessandria, Italy
9 Physics Department, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
10 Technical University of Liberec, Liberec, Czech Republic
c Corresponding author; email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Published online: 21 February 2018
A Set of new MPGD-based Photon Detectors is being built for the upgrade of COMPASS RICH-1. The detectors cover a total active area of 1.4 m2 and are based on a hybrid architecture consisting of two THGEM layers and a Micromegas. A CsI film on one THGEM acts as a reflective photocathode. The characteristics of the detector, the production of the components and their validation tests are described in detail.
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