Flux measurement at a Neutrino Factory near detector for neutrino oscillations

Laing, A., Soler, F.J.P. , Yasuda, O., Mondal, N. and Ohmori, C. (2008) Flux measurement at a Neutrino Factory near detector for neutrino oscillations. In: 9th International Workshop on Neutrino Factories, Superbeams, and Betabeams, Okayama, Japan, 6–11 August 2007, pp. 166-168. (doi:10.1063/1.2898920)

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Abstract

It is well established that a Near Detector positioned within 1 km of the muon decay pipe at a Neutrino Factory is essential for a true determination of the neutrino flux, necessary for the neutrino oscillation signal. Here we present a method for the the extraction of the oscillation probability parameters using the Near Detector, in combination with a long baseline Far Detector and demonstrate that by using this method, the sensitivity to oscillation parameters is maintained down values of θ13 one order of magnitude lower than the current world limit.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Soler, Professor Paul and Laing, Mr Andrew
Authors: Laing, A., Soler, F.J.P., Yasuda, O., Mondal, N., and Ohmori, C.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
ISSN:0094243X

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