PoS - Proceedings of Science
Volume 398 - The European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics (EPS-HEP2021) - T12: Detector R&D and Data Handling
Usage of PEN as self-vetoing structural material in the LEGEND experiment
L. Manzanillas Velez
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Pre-published on: January 12, 2022
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Abstract
PEN is an industrial polyester plastic interesting for the physics community as a new type of wavelength shifting plastic scintillator. Recently, PEN structures with good radio-purity and attenuation length have been successfully produced using the injection molding technology. This opens the possibility for usage of PEN as optically active structural components in low-background experiments such as the LEGEND-200 experiment. In this contribution the ongoing R\&D on PEN is outlined with focus on the evaluation of the optical properties of PEN.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.398.0738
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