First simple proof of concept - October 2016

A project log for Cosmic Array

An array of individual cosmic ray detectors distributed across a landscape to display how cosmic rays arrive as showers of muons.

Robert Hart 11/13/2016 at 05:110 Comments

Here is the first simple proof of concept idea using Geiger–Müller Tubes (GMT) and coincidence detection using logic gates which worked first time.

Simulation of how I imagined this circuit might work.

Actual first strip board prototype

First live test of prototype