Title

The precision measurement of the neutron spin structure function using polarized helium-3 target

Date of Award

1997

Degree Type

Dissertation

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Department

Physics

Advisor(s)

Paul Souder

Keywords

precision measurement, neutron spin structure function, polarized helium-3 target

Subject Categories

Physics

Abstract

Using a 48.6 GeV polarized electron beam scattering off a polarized $\sp3He$ target at Stanford Linear Accelerator Centre (SLAC), we measured the neutron spin structure function $g\sbsp{1}{n}$ over kinematic(x) ranging $0.014

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