Seventy Years of Calorimetry

Richard Wigmans

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In this opening talk of the CALOR 2016 conference, I briefly review some milestones in the history of calorimetry as a detection technique in particle physics. I also discuss common misconceptions, which are unfortunately widespread, and give you my personal outlook on the future.

Original languageEnglish
Article number012001
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Issue number1
StatePublished - Nov 27 2017
Event17th International Conference on Calorimetry in Particle Physics, CALOR 2016 - Daegu, Korea, Republic of
Duration: May 15 2016May 20 2016


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