Production Readiness Review of the Outer Tracker 

Front End Electronics

Date:    April  27, 2005

Venue:  NIKEEF  ,   Room ???

Agenda: CERN agenda tool  


Overview: Description of the LHCb Outer Tracker Electronics (April 2005)

Engineering Design review    


Noise studies with the ASDblr board
Study of the global performance of
OT Front-End Electroncis Prototype
Test beam results

Front-End Boards:

ASDblr Board: Description of the ASDblr board
OTIS Board: Description of the first OTIS board
Auxiliary Board :  Description of the GOL/Aux Board

OTIS Chip:

OTIS - A TDC chip for the LHCb Outer Tracker (pdf))
Reset Handling (pdf)   Describes the types and the handling of the resets of the chip.
Specification of OTIS-to-ASDblr Interface
OTIS 1.2 Reference Manual (pdf)

Optical Link:

Auxiliary Board :  Description of the GOL/Aux Board
Optical 12 Input Receiver 
Synchronization of the OT Optical Links

Power Sypply, Grounding, Services:

Grounding and Shielding:
Service and Distribution Box: Describes the distribution of Slow Control, Fast Controll signals, High and

ASDblr Chip (for reference only):

UPenn ATLAS ASDblr page (general)
UPenn ATALS ASDblr page (DMILL results)
ATLAS ASDblr page

Level-0/1 Specs / TELL1 board (for reference only):

Requirements to the L0 front-end electrocnics
Requirements to the L1 front-end electrocnics
L1 Readout Board (TELL1 Board)

Other related documents:

Radiation environment in LHCb