A Technique for Estimating the Absolute Gain of a Photomultiplier Tube

27 Apr 2018 Takahashi M. Inome Y. Yoshii S. Bamba A. Gunji S. Hadasch D. Hayashida M. Katagiri H. Konno Y. Kubo H. Kushida J. Nakajima D. Nakamori T. Nagayoshi T. Nishijima K. Nozaki S. Mazin D. Mashuda S. Mirzoyan R. Ohoka H. Orito R. Saito T. Sakurai S. Takeda J. Teshima M. Terada Y. Tokanai F. Yamamoto T. Yoshida T.

Detection of low-intensity light relies on the conversion of photons to photoelectrons, which are then multiplied and detected as an electrical signal. To measure the actual intensity of the light, one must know the factor by which the photoelectrons have been multiplied... (read more)

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