Apr 8 – 12, 2024
Maison MINATEC, Grenoble, FRANCE
Europe/Paris timezone

Parity Quality Electron Beam for the MOLLER Experiment

Apr 10, 2024, 4:10 PM
Maison MINATEC, Grenoble, FRANCE

Maison MINATEC, Grenoble, FRANCE

3 Parv. Louis Néel, 38054 Grenoble
Regular parallel talk WG6: Future Experiments WG6


Caryn Palatchi (Indiana University)


The aim of the upcoming MOLLER experiment at Jefferson Laboratory, a national accelerator facility, is to probe electroweak interactions with unprecedented sensitivity reach at both low and high energy scales to discover new beyond the Standard Model dynamics. MOLLER is an extremely precise measurement of parity violation in electron scattering searching for new neutral currents in electron-electron scattering. The measurement relies on a high precision comparison of scattering rates for opposite beam helicity polarization, and ensuring tight limits on polarization-dependent asymmetries in the electron beam is a key technical challenge. This talk will be geared towards describing techniques to be employed to meet the stringent systematic uncertainty goals arising from beam asymmetries in parity experiments for thee upcoming MOLLER experiment.

Primary author

Caryn Palatchi (Indiana University)

Presentation materials