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Volume 348 - The 27th International Workshop on Vertex Detectors (VERTEX2018) - Main session
ITk Strip Module Design and Performance
M. Sykora* On behalf of the ATLAS ITk Collaboration
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: 2019 September 03
Published on: 2019 September 06
Abstract
The all-silicon ATLAS ITk Detector, vertexing and tracking device for the High-Luminosity LHC project, should operate at an ultimate peak instantaneous luminosity up to $7.5\times10^{34}$ cm$^{-2}$ s$^{-1}$ corresponding to approximately 200 inelastic proton-proton interactions per beam crossing. The ITk Strip Detector will consist of four barrel layers and six disks in a forward region on each side of the barrel. They will be composed of individual structures called staves and petals, whose production will require almost 18,000 single-sided strip modules of 8 different designs with the hybrid circuits carrying the front-end microelectronics ASICs glued to the sensor surface. The sensing elements are high resistivity n-in-p silicon strips capable of withstanding fluences up to $1.2\times10^{15}$ n$_{eq}$/cm$^2$. Both irradiated and non-irradiated prototypes of strip modules undergo testing procedures including test beam campaigns supplemented by laser and beta source tests to
check if they meet the design requirements of the detector.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.348.0057
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