We have developed an apparatus that can polarize muonic 3He and detect the triton from the reaction μ- + 3He → v + 3H. With this apparatus, we have measured the vector analyzing power of the reaction. This technique promises to provide a good test of QCD.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment|
|State||Published - Jan 11 1998|
- Polarized target
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics