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Radiopurity control in the NEXT-100 double beta decay experiment: procedures and initial measurements

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Alvarez, V.; Bandac, I.; Bettini, A.; Borges, FIGM.; Carcel, S.; Castel, J.; Cebrian, S.... (2013). Radiopurity control in the NEXT-100 double beta decay experiment: procedures and initial measurements. Journal of Instrumentation. 8(1):1-19. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/8/01/T01002

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Title: Radiopurity control in the NEXT-100 double beta decay experiment: procedures and initial measurements
Author: Alvarez, V. Bandac, I. Bettini, A. Borges, F. I. G. M. Carcel, S. Castel, J. Cebrian, S. Cervera, A. Conde, C. A. N. Dafni, T. Esteve Bosch, Raul Marí Romero, Antonio Francisco Mora Mas, Francisco José Palma, R. Pérez Aparicio, José Luis Toledo Alarcón, José Francisco
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería Electrónica - Departament d'Enginyeria Electrònica
Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto de Instrumentación para Imagen Molecular - Institut d'Instrumentació per a Imatge Molecular
Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Mecánica de los Medios Continuos y Teoría de Estructuras - Departament de Mecànica dels Medis Continus i Teoria d'Estructures
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Abstract:
[EN] The "Neutrino Experiment with a Xenon Time-Projection Chamber" (NEXT) is intended to investigate the neutrinoless double beta decay of Xe-136, which requires a severe suppression of potential backgrounds. An extensive ...[+]
Subjects: Radiation calculations , Time projection Chambers (TPC) , Gamma detectors (scintillators, CZT, HPG, HgI etc)
Copyrigths: Reserva de todos los derechos
Source:
Journal of Instrumentation. (issn: 1748-0221 )
DOI: 10.1088/1748-0221/8/01/T01002
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IOP Publishing: Hybrid Open Access
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/8/01/T01002
Project ID:
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/240054/EU/Novel Developments in Time Projection Chambers (TPCs) for Rare Event Searches in Underground Astroparticle EXperiments/
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/240054/EU/Novel Developments in Time Projection Chambers (TPCs) for Rare Event Searches in Underground Astroparticle EXperiments/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MICINN//FPA2008-03456/ES/PROGRAMA EXPERIMENTAL DE FISICA DE NEUTRINOS Y AXIONES DEL GRUPO DE LA UNIVERSIDAD DE ZARAGOZA. PARTICIPACION EN LOS EXPERIMENTOS SUPERNEMO EN EL LABORATORIO SUBTERRANEO DE CANFRANC Y CAST EN EL CERN/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MICINN//CSD2008-00037/ES/Canfranc Underground Physics/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MICINN//FPA2009-13697-C04-04/ES/Fisica Experimental De Neutrinos En El Ific/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/FCT/5876-PPCDTI/103860/PT/Participation in the international collaboration "NEXT-Neutrino Experiment with a Xenon TPC" aiming the direct detection of the neutrinoless double beta decay/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MEC//CSD2007-00042/ES/Centro Nacional de Física de Partículas, Astropartículas y Nuclear/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/DOE//DE-AC02-05CH11231/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/DOE//DE-FC52-08NA28752/
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Thanks:
We deeply acknowledge LSC directorate and staff for their strong support for performing the measurements at the LSC Radiopurity Service. The NEXT Collaboration acknowledges funding support from the following agencies and ...[+]
Type: Artículo

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