The high-rate behavior of Parallel Mesh Chambers

Ivaniouchenkov I., Fonte P., Peskov V., Ferreira-Marques R., Policarpo A.

1997 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, New Mexico, United States Of America, 9 - 15 November 1997, pp.420-424 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: New Mexico
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.420-424
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


Gas counters made from parallel metallic wire meshes have been proposed by Charpak et al. long ago as a preamplifying stage to wire chambers and developed meanwhile by many workers. The concept leaded to very robust and versatile detectors, having evolved over time to include complex multistep structures.