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Database and interactive monitoring system for the photonics and electronics of RPC Muon Trigger in CMS experiment
Author(s): Daniel Wiacek; Ignacy M. Kudla; Krzysztof T. Pozniak; Karol Bunkowski
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Paper Abstract

The main task of the RPC (Resistive Plate Chamber) Muon Trigger monitoring system design for the CMS (Compact Muon Solenoid) experiment (at LHC in CERN Geneva) is the visualization of data that includes the structure of electronic trigger system (e.g. geometry and imagery), the way of its processes and to generate automatically files with VHDL source code used for programming of the FPGA matrix. In the near future, the system will enable the analysis of condition, operation and efficiency of individual Muon Trigger elements, registration of information about some Muon Trigger devices and present previously obtained results in interactive presentation layer. A broad variety of different database and programming concepts for design of Muon Trigger monitoring system was presented in this article. The structure and architecture of the system and its principle of operation were described. One of ideas for building this system is use object-oriented programming and design techniques to describe real electronics systems through abstract object models stored in database and implement these models in Java language.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 February 2005
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 5775, Photonics Applications in Astronomy, Communications, Industry, and High-Energy Physics Experiments III, (23 February 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.610624
Show Author Affiliations
Daniel Wiacek, Warsaw Univ. of Technology (Poland)
Ignacy M. Kudla, Warsaw Univ. (Poland)
Krzysztof T. Pozniak, Warsaw Univ. of Technology (Poland)
Karol Bunkowski, Warsaw Univ. (Poland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5775:
Photonics Applications in Astronomy, Communications, Industry, and High-Energy Physics Experiments III
Ryszard S. Romaniuk, Editor(s)

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