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From FY18:

  • T992: CMS
    • Pixel Detector Developments for Tracker Upgrades of the High Luminosity LHC, M. Meschini (INFN, Florence) et al.. 2018. 7 pp., Published in Springer Proc.Phys. 213 (2018) 349-355
    • The Fermilab Test Beam Facility Data Acquisition System Based on otsdaq, Kurt Biery, Eric Flumerfelt, Adam Lyon, Ron Rechenmacher, Ryan Rivera, Mandy Rominsky, Lorenzo Uplegger, Margaret Votava (Fermilab). Jun 19, 2018. 2 pp., FERMILABCONF-18-266-CD, (RT2018) Conference: C18-06-11.7
    • Beam Test Results of Thin n-in-p 3D and Planar Pixel Sensors for the High Luminosity LHC Tracker Upgrade at CMS, Irene Zoi (Hamburg U.) et al.. 2017. 6 pp., Published in PoS EPS-HEP2017 (2017) 809
  • T1068: ATLAS
    • K. Nakamura et al., Development of a radiation tolerant fine pitch planar pixel detector by HPK/KEK,Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A Accepted in 2018, DOI:10.1016/j.nima.2018.09.015.
    • S. Ono et al.,Development of a monolithic pixel sensor based on SOI technology for the ILC vertex detector, Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A Accepted in 2018, DOI:10.1016/j.nima.2018.06.075
  • T1224: ATLAS Pixels
    • Performance of CMOS pixel sensor prototypes in ams H35 and aH18 technology for the ATLAS ITk upgrade, Kiehn, Moritz, et al,. NIM A, July 2018.
    • Test beam measurement of ams H35 HV-CMOS capacitively coupled pixel sensor prototypes with high-resistivity substrate, Benoit, Mathieu, et al., submitted to JINST December 2017.

From FY17

  • T1044: “Design and Beam Test Results for the sPHENIX Electromagnetic and Hadronic Calorimeter Prototypes”, sPHENIX collaboration. Submitted to IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. arXiv:1704.01461
  • T1043: “Photoelectron Yields of Scintillation Counters with Embedded Wavelength-Shifting Fibers Read Out with Silicon Photomultipliers”. A. Artikov et. al (Mu2e CRV group). Submitted to NIM. arXiv:1709.06587
  • Optical TPC Studies: “Modular focusing ring imaging Cherenkov detector for electron-ion collider experiments”. X. He et. al. NIM-A


From the JASMIN collaboration

  • Methodology for the neutron time of flight measurement of 120-GeV proton-induced reactions on a thick copper target,
    T. Sanami, et al.; Nucl.Instrum.Meth. B274 (2012) 26-35 inspire 1112702

From the CALICE collaboration

  • “Calibration of a Digital Hadron Calorimeter with Muons”,
    B.Bilki et al., arXiv:0802.3398 [physics.ins-det]. 2008 JINST {bf{3}} P05001.
  • “Measurement of Positron Showers with a Digital Hadron Calorimeter”,
    B.Bilki et al., arXiv:0902.1699 [physics.ins-det]. 2009 JINST {bf{4}} P04006.
  • “Measurement of the Rate Capability of Resistive Plate Chambers”,
    B.Bilki et al., arXiv:0901.4371 [physics.ins-det]. 2009 JINST {bf{4}} P06003.
  • “Hadron Showers in a Digital Hadron Calorimeter”,
    B.Bilki et al., arXiv:0908.4236 [physics.ins-det]. 2009 JINST {bf{4}} P10008.

From the T-932 experiment

  • Results from a Beam Test of a Prototype PLT Diamond Pixel Telescope,
    R. Hall-Wilton, et al., Nucl. Instrum. Meth., A636: S130-S136 (2011)
  • Characterization of the PLT with Test Beams,
    W. Bugg, et al., Submitted to Nucl. Instrum. Meth., Section A, Feb 28, 2011

From the T-953 experiment

  • “CMS Hadronic EndCap Calorimeter Upgrade Studies for SLHC  Pterphenyl Deposited Quartz Plate Calorimeter Prototype”, U. Akgun et al. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Volume 57, Issue 2, 754-759, 2010
  • Detector Upgrade R&D of the CMS Hadronic Endcap and Forward Calorimeters”, U. Akgun IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Report, CMS CR-2010/014, 2009.
  • “A Novel Method to Eliminate Muon Events on HF PMT Windows”,
    U. Akgun et al., CMS Detector Note, CMS DN-2009/014, 2009.
  • “Study of CMS HF Candidate PMTs with Cerenkov Light in Electron Showers”,
    U. Akgun et al., CMS Detector Note, CMS DN-2009/012, 2009.
  • “Tests of CMS HF Candidate PMTs with Muons”,
    U. Akgun et al., CMS Detector Note, CMS DN-2009/011, 2009.
  • “Beam Test Results for the Anomalous Large Energy Events Removal in Hadronic Forward Calorimeter”,
    U. Akgun et al., CMS Detector Note, CMS DN-2009/005, 2009.
  • “P Terphenyl Deposited Quartz Plate Calorimeter Prototype”,
    U. Akgun et al., IEEE – 2008 Nuclear Science and Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Dresden, Germany, 19-25 October 2008
  • “Afterpulse timing and rate investigation of three different Hamamatsu Photomultiplier Tubes”,
    U. Akgun et al., Journal of Instrumentation 3 T01001, 2008.
  • “CMS Hadronic EndCap Calorimeter Upgrade Studies for SLHC – Cerenkov Light Collection from Quartz Plates”, F. Duru et al., CMS-NOTE 2007/019, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol 55, Issue 2, 734-740, Apr 2008.
  • “Quartz Plate Calorimeter as SLHC Upgrade to CMS Hadronic Endcap Calorimeters”, U. Akgun et al., XIII International Conference on Calorimetry in High Energy Physics, CALOR 2008, Pavio, Italy, May 2008, also CMS-CR-2008-056. 2008.
  • “Radiation-Hard Quartz Čerenkov Calorimeters”,
    U. Akgun and Y. Onel, AIP Conf.Proc.867:282-289, 2006. Also in “Chicago 2006, Calorimetry in high energy physics” 282-289

From the T-966 experiment

  • “Tracking and Vertexing with a Thin CMOS Pixel Beam Telescope”,
    M. Battaglia, D. Bisello, G. Bolla, D. Bortoletto, D. Contarato, S. Franchino, P. Giubilato, L. Glesener {it et al.}, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. {bf A593}, 292-297 (2008). bibitem{Battaglia:2008nj} [arXiv:0805.1504 [physics.ins-det]].

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