The Pamela experiment ready for flight
2007 (English)In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, ISSN 0168-9002, Vol. 572, no 1, 471-473 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The Pamela apparatus will allow precise measurements of cosmic rays in Low Earth Orbit, mainly focusing on the antiparticles component. The apparatus is now ready for flight, and the launch is foreseen during June 2006. The paper briefly reports the status of the experiment, and the performances of the various components as measured before the launch.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2007. Vol. 572, no 1, 471-473 p.
cosmic rays, antiprotons, magnetic spectrometer, calorimeter
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-16478DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2006.10.316ISI: 000245129400155ScopusID: 2-s2.0-33846975445OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-16478DiVA: diva2:334520
Conference: 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors. La Biodola, ITALY. MAY 21-27, 20062010-08-052010-08-052011-09-09Bibliographically approved