A FASTBUS TDC system

M. Ikeno, S. Inaba, T. Kondo, S. Odaka, H. Sagawa, F. Suekane, Y. Watase

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Abstract

A new time digitizing system is developed for use in new large scale drift chambers of colliding beam experiments at TRISTAN. The system is based upon 64-channel single-hit time-to-amplitude converter(TAC) modules with analog multiplexers and a Scan ADC (SADC). Up to 1536 TAC channels in a FASTBUS crate are scanned and AD converted by a SADC in the same crate. Hardware data processings such as pedestal and slope corrections (Ax+B), address conversions, sparse data scanning and test hit-pattern loading are available.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)779-782
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science
Volume33
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1986 Feb
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Ikeno, M., Inaba, S., Kondo, T., Odaka, S., Sagawa, H., Suekane, F., & Watase, Y. (1986). A FASTBUS TDC system. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 33(1), 779-782. https://doi.org/10.1109/TNS.1986.4337214