Hardware Activities at Roma Tor Vergata
The Roma group has been responsible for the design of the camera
of the fluorescence telescopes,
more specifically for the optical part, the optical tests, the choice,
selection and tests of the phototubes and for all electronic
connections. It is also responsible for the final integration of the
head electronics on the camera, mounting of the components, final
testing of the assembly, installation on the site and alignment.
The geometry of the camera was designed in collaboration with the
INFN group of Catania which is
responsible for the mechanical elements of the camera i.e. the camera
body and the support.
The Head Electronics (HE), composed of an active divider and a driver
,was designed by the
group of Milano.
The tests on the PMT+HE units were done in Roma and in Wuppertal.