New Paper

New Neutrinos group paper

January 19, 2022

Neutrinos Group

A 4π time-of-flight detector for the ND280/T2K upgrade ” by Thorsten Lux and collaborators has been published in Journal of Instrumentation.

The ToF system developed for the T2K ND280 Upgrade is an important improvement compared to the existing ND280 detector and will allow suppressing background coming from the surrounding environment.

Link to arXiv

Latest Group News

New Positions

Thorsten Lux nominated as leader of the ND280 working group for Hyper-Kamiokande

February 7, 2024

Thorsten Lux has been nominated as leader of the ND280 working group for Hyper-Kamiokande. ND280 will be crucial for the success of the Hyper-Kamiokande (HyperK) experiment.

Instrumentation

T2K ND280 Upgrade Milestone: Cosmic Tracks Recorded as New Detectors Installed

October 18, 2023

The T2K ND280 Upgrade project achieved a significant milestone as the first of the new Time Projection Chambers (TPCs) recorded cosmic tracks inside the ND280 pit.

Patents

Three new IFAE patents

October 9, 2023

IFAE filed a new medical imaging technology patent application: “Proton CT System with Improved Proton Energy Detector” and a patent application was granted named “Devices, Systems, and Methods for Mammography with a Detector Having Reduced Dimensions.” The third is a PET technology based new patent application filed in the European Patent Office.