Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg


Verwandte Publikationen

Veröffentlichungen zu CASCADE


  • W. Häussler, P. Böni, M. Klein, C.J. Schmidt, U. Schmidt, F. Groitl
    Detection of high frequency intensity oscillations at RESEDA using the CASCADE detector
    Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 045101
  • M. Klein, C.J. Schmidt
    CASCADE, neutron detectors for highest count rates in combination with ASIC/FPGA based readout electronics
    Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 628 9-18


  • C.J. Schmidt, F. Groitl, M. Klein, U. Schmidt, W. Häussler
    CASCADE with NRSE: Fast Intensity Modulation Techniques used in Quasielastic Neutron Scattering
    J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 251 012067 9-18

    Der Beginn:

  • Presentation of the CASCADE detector within the exhibition of CERN at the IEEE conference in Rome, 16 - 22 October 2004 (pdf-File, 4.7 MB).
  • Doktorarbeit Martin Klein: phd_klein.pdf (2.7 MB)

Verwandte Publikationen

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  • [Sch99] B. SCHILLINGER, W. BLÜMLHUBER, A. FENT, M. WEGNER, "3D neutron tomography: recent develompments and first steps towards reverse engineering", Nucl. and Instr. Meth. {A 424} (1999) 58
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Das CASCADE-Detektorkonzept ist seit Oktober 2000 beim Europäischen Patentamt unter dem Aktenzeichen EP 00 122 360.1 hinterlegt und wurde im Oktober 2001 in weiteren Ländern nachgemeldet.

The GEM foil itself is protected by patents owned by CERN and requires a written license from CERN. Such a licence is free of charge for R&D purposes. Commercial licenses can be granted on conditions to be agreed with CERN. More information about GEM licencing can be found at

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