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Author Hong, Byung-Sik
Source CERN Document Server
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Date Created 2011-06-15
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Modern physics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword HeavyIons ♦ Detectors and Experimental Techniques
Abstract The main goal of the heavy ion physics programs at high energy colliders is to produce hot and dense partonic matter for studying quantum chromodynamics (QCD) under extreme conditions. The Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) can measure various soft and hard probes with high accuracy. We present various unique features of the CMS detector as they relate to the exploration of high density QCD in heavy ion collisions.
Description Presented at: 10th International Conference on Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions, Beijing, China, 16 - 21 Aug 2009
Collaboration with: CMS
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2009-01-01
Rights License Preprint: (License: CC-BY-4.0)
Page Count 4