TREX prototypes

Several prototypes have been developed constructed and operated in the T-REX laboratory so far. Here you can find some brief information on them. Click on the corresponding image for information on each T-REX prototype.

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Prototypes for low background x-ray detection prepared for CAST and IAXO experiments

 

Prototype to search for WIMP Dark Matter

Prototype to search for WIMP Dark Matter

 

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Generic prototype to study the performance of sample Micromegas readouts in high pressure gas. In particular the energy resolution at low energy for double beta decay application.

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Prototype of medium size to register long electron tracks with Micromegas in high pressure Xe, to demonstrate applicability to double beta decay

 

Prototype to develop light detection with Micromegas

Prototype to develop light detection with Micromegas

 

Prototype of spherical TPC. Developments of new detection concepts

Prototype of spherical TPC. Developments of new detection concepts