Preparations in Wide-Angle Hall

The calorimeters are planned to be mounted on the tunnel platform extensions that serve to support the beam pipe through the STAR mid-rapidity detectors.  A picture of the prototype FPD is shown here.  Visible in the picture is the beam pipe and a curtain wall covering the DX magnet to the east of STAR.

Some details of the preparation for the FPD upgrade are listed below:

Last Update:  31 October 2002