Compass Experiment

Compass Experiment

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The NA58 experiment, or COMPASS is a fixed-target particle physics experiment at the Super Proton Synchrotron, a particle accelerator at the European Organization for Nuclear Research. It is a two-level magnetic spectrometer with calorimeters in both levels and particle identification in the first level. There are several research projects underway at COMPASS: understanding the contribution of the gluons to the spin of the proton and other nuclei, production and investigation of exotic mesons, production and investigation of charmed mesons
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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134936170
  • 9786134936170