The DRAGON Facility: Status, Commissioning and Science in 2001



In the twelve months since the last EEC meeting, the DRAGON facility has essentially become operational and a physics program has started. Following a program of commissioning studies and achieving several milestones, E584 received a 21Na radioactive beam and observed reaction products at the final focus in a commissioning run. A brief overview of the activities with emphasis on milestones since December, 2000 are provided below. 

Author: D'Auria, J. M. & Hutcheon, D.