Soft-error rates in a 4K static RAM have been obtained for 164 MeV/c pions and 109 MeV/c muons. The pion beams were found to be at least 10000 times more effective than were the muon beams, with the implication that effects of pions in cosmic rays at sea level may not be negligible.
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- Nuclear and High Energy Physics
- Nuclear Energy and Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering