We describe the calibration of a forward, high-resolution, drift chamber spectrometer used in a series of high energy experiments at Fermilab. We discuss the position-time calibration, the overall performance, and the spatial resolution, obtained under data-taking conditions for two kinds of field-shaping wire geometries.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research|
|State||Published - Oct 1 1983|
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
We thank T. ltaelen and Iris technical staff at Rochester for their design of the chambcrs and their help i.T constructingt hem. Wc also acknowledget he assistanceo f K. F,i nsweilerand T. Walsh in the early stageso f this project. This work was sponsoredin part by the National Science Foundation and tile U.S. De-partmento f l".nergy.
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