ProjectsDocDB

Projects Document 1049-v2

ArgoNeuT: a liquid Argon TPC for the study of neutrino interactions in the intermediate energy range.

Document #:
Projects-doc-1049-v2
Document type:
Conference Presentation
Submitted by:
Maddalena Antonello
Updated by:
Maddalena Antonello
Document Created:
09 Sep 2010, 08:21
Contents Revised:
02 Mar 2013, 20:55
Metadata Revised:
02 Mar 2013, 20:55
Viewable by:
  • Public document
Modifiable by:

Quick Links:
Latest Version

Other Versions:
Abstract:
On the way toward massive Liquid Argon Time Projection Chamber (LAr TPC) detectors for future generation long-baseline neutrino experiments, a “physics R&D” phase is in act: the ArgoNeuT detector (175 l of LAr active volume) has recently been exposed on-axis to the NuMI beam at Fermilab, in front of the MINOS Near Detector. By taking measurements in the 0.1 to 10 GeV energy range, ArgoNeuT is going to produce the first ever data for intermediate energy neutrino interactions in a LAr TPC. The experiment’s research/design goals and physics potentialities, including a charged-current quasi-elastic νμ cross-section and MA parameter measurement, are reviewed. The ArgoNeuT detector performances during the above-ground commissioning run with cosmic rays and the current status of the experiment also shown.
Files in Document:
Topics:
Notes and Changes:
make document public
DocDB Home ]  [ Search ] [ Last 20 Days ] [ List Authors ] [ List Events ] [ List Topics ]

--------
Security, Privacy, Legal
Fermilab Policy on Computing
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory


DocDB Version 8.8.9, contact Document Database Administrators