Cerenkov counter

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A device for detecting high-energy charged particles via the Cerenkov radiation they generate. This radiation, which appears as a predominantly bluish light, can be detected using photomultiplier tubes which convert the light into electrical pulses.

Subjects: Chemistry — Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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