The Borexino scintillator and solvent procurement Marco Giammarchi International Journal of Modern Physics A Vol. 29, No. 16, 1442007 (2014) SPECIAL ISSUE – Technologies of the Borexino Experiment doi: 10.1142/S0217751X1442007X [local copy] Abstract The Borexino experiment for solar neutrino physics
Testing the Scintillation Line Shape (Scaled Poisson) – Oleg Ju. Smirnov
The scintillator solvent procurement for the Borexino solar neutrino detector M.G. Giammarchi, P.L. Gandolfo, P. Lombardi, L. Miramonti, F. Ortica, S. Parmeggiano, A. Romani, C. Salvo, P. Tronci NIM-A Volume 648, Issue 1, 21 August 2011, Pages 100-108 Abstract This paper
Positronium signature in organic liquid scintillators for neutrino experiments D. Franco, G. Consolati, and D. Trezzi Phys. Rev. C 83, 015504 Published 27 January 2011 [6 pages] doi: 10.1103/PhysRevC.83.015504 Preprint: arXiv:1011.5736 Abstract Electron antineutrinos are commonly detected in liquid scintillator experiments
Search for solar axions emitted in the M1-transition of 7Li* with Borexino CTF G. Bellini, J. Benziger et All (The Borexino Collaboration) The European Physical Journal C Volume 54, issue 1, March 2008, pages 61–72 (Published 29 January 2008) doi:10.1140/epjc/s10052-008-0530-9 (local copy) Abstract Results
Study of PhenylXylylEthane (PXE) as scintillator for low energy neutrino experiments NIM-A Volume 585, Issues 1–2, 21 January 2008, Pages 48-60 doi:10.1016/j.nima.2007.10.045 (local copy) Abstract We report on the study of a new liquid scintillator target for neutrino interactions in
First real time detection of 7Be solar neutrinos by Borexino Physics Letters B Volume 658, Issue 4, 3 January 2008, Pages 101-108 doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2007.09.054 Submitted 10 August 2007, Revised 12 September 2007, Accepted 20 September 2007, Available online 5 October 2007 (local
Experimental scintillator purification tests with silica gel chromatography Ludwig Niedermeier, Christian Grieb, Lothar Oberauer, Gunther Korschinek, Franz von Feilitzsch NIM-A Volume 568, Issue 2, 1 December 2006, Pages 915-922 doi:10.1016/j.nima.2006.08.006 (local copy) Abstract Liquid scintillators used in low counting rate
CNO and pep neutrino spectroscopy in Borexino: Measurement of the deep-underground production of cosmogenic 11C in an organic liquid scintillator H. Back et al. (Borexino Collaboration) Phys. Rev. C 74, 045805 – Published 11 October 2006 doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.74.045805 [local copy, preprint on arXiv:hep-ex/0601035] Abstract Borexino is an experiment
Cosmogenic 11C production and sensitivity of organic scintillator detectors to pep and CNO neutrinos Cristiano Galbiati, Andrea Pocar, Davide Franco, Aldo Ianni, Laura Cadonati, Stefan Schönert Phys. Rev. C 71, 055805 – Published 20 May 2005 doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.71.055805 (local copy) Abstract
A Sampling Board Optimized for Pulse Shape Discrimination in Liquid Scintillator Applications G. Ranucci, R. Dossi, P. Inzani, G. Korga, P. Lombardi, E. Meroni, and M. E. Monzani IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 1784-1790, Aug.
Energy and Spatial Resolution of a Large-Volume Liquid-Scintillator Detector O. Ju. Smirnov Instruments and Experimental Techniques Vol.46 No.2, 327–344 (2003) doi:10.1023/A:1024458203966 [local copy] Abstract The energy and spatial resolution of a large-volume liquid-scintillator detector has been investigated. The relations have
Effects of absorption and reemission of photons in large scintillation counters on the quantities measured by an observing phototubes.
Fluorescence light propagation in a large volume liquid scintillators detector. Effects of the fluor and solvent. Rayleigh scattering. Comparison of model vs. data in Borexino prototype (CTF).
An analytical approach to the description of absorption and reemission effects in large scintillation counters Gioacchino Ranucci Nuclear Instruments and Methods – A Volume 440, Issue 2, 1 February 2000, Pages 388-396 – ISSN 0168-9002 doi:10.1016/S0168-9002(99)00927-4 [local copy] Abstract It
A Scintillator Purification System for a Large Scale Solar Neutrino Experiment J. Benziger, M. Johnson, F. P. Calaprice, M. Chen, N. Darnton, F. Loeser and R.B. Vogelaar. Nuclear Instruments and Methods – A Volume 417, Issues 2–3, 11 November 1998,
Results of different techniques applied to characterize experimentally the pulse shape discrimination capability of liquid scintillators.
Measurement of the 14C abundance in a low-background liquid scintillator Physics Letters B Volume 422, Issues 1–4, 12 March 1998, Pages 349-358 doi:10.1016/S0370-2693(97)01565-7 [local copy] Abstract The 14C/12C ratio in 4.8 m3 of high-purity liquid scintillator was measured at (1.94±0.09)×10−18, the lowest 14C