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RIS citation export for WEPLO12: Design of a PIP-II Era Mu2e Experiment

AU  - Cummings, M.A.
AU  - Abrams, R.J.
AU  - Neuffer, D.V.
AU  - Roberts, T.J.
ED  - Yamazaki, Yoshishige
ED  - Raubenheimer, Tor
ED  - McCausey, Amy
ED  - Schaa, Volker RW
TI  - Design of a PIP-II Era Mu2e Experiment
J2  - Proc. of NAPAC2019, Lansing, MI, USA, 01-06 September 2019
CY  - Lansing, MI, USA
T2  - North American Particle Accelerator Conference
T3  - 4
LA  - english
AB  - We present an alternative Mu2e-II production scheme for the Fermilab PIP-II era based on production schemes we devised for muon-collider and neutrino-factory front ends. Bright muon beams generated from sources designed for muon collider and neutrino factory facilities have been shown to generate two orders of magnitude more muons per proton than the current Mu2e production target and solenoid. In contrast to the current Mu2e, the muon collider design has forward-production of muons from the target. Forward production from 8 GeV protons would include high energy antiprotons, pions and muons, which would provide too much background for the Mu2e system. In contrast, the 800 MeV PIP-II beam does not have sufficient energy to produce antiprotons, and other secondaries will be at a low enough energy that they can be ranged out with an affordable shield of ~ 2 meters of concrete.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 865
EP  - 867
KW  - proton
KW  - target
KW  - experiment
KW  - solenoid
KW  - collider
DA  - 2019/10
PY  - 2019
SN  - 2673-7000
SN  - 978-3-95450-223-3
DO  - doi:10.18429/JACoW-NAPAC2019-WEPLO12
UR  - http://jacow.org/napac2019/papers/weplo12.pdf
ER  -