HARPO: 1.7 – 74 MeV gamma-ray beam validation of a high angular resolutio n, high linear polarisation dilution, gas time projection chamber telescope and polarimeter [IMA]


A presentation at the SciNeGHE conference of the past achievements, of the present activities and of the perspectives for the future of the HARPO project, the development of a time projection chamber as a high-performance gamma-ray telescope and linear polarimeter in the e+e- pair creation regime.

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D. Bernard
Tue, 28 Feb 17

Comments: Presented at SciNeGHE 2016 “11th Workshop on Science with the New generation of High Energy Gamma-ray Experiments : High-energy gamma-ray experiments at the dawn of gravitational wave astronomy” 18-21 October 2016, Pisa, Italy. Proceedings to be submitted to Il Nuovo Cimento