The AMS silicon tracker

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The AMS experiment has successfully carried out its first shuttle flight in June 1998. One hundred million cosmic-ray events were collected during the flight. This contribution presents the performance of the AMS silicon tracker based on the flight data and ground beam calibration.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)282-291
Number of pages10
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2001
Event4th International Symposium on Development and Application of Semiconductor Tracking Detectors - Hiroshima, Japan
Duration: 22 Mar 200025 Mar 2000


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