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The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider

The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider The ATLAS detector as installed in its experimental cavernat point 1 at CERN is described in this paper. A brief overview ofthe expected performance of the detector when the Large HadronCollider begins operation is also presented. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Instrumentation IOP Publishing

The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider

Journal of Instrumentation , Volume 3 (08) – Aug 1, 2008

The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider

2008 JINST 3 S08003 PUBLISHED BY I NSTITUTE OF PHYSICS PUBLISHING AND SISSA R ECEIVED: January 8, 2008 REVISED: May 6, 2008 ACCEPTED: May 7, 2008 PUBLISHED: August 14, 2008 THE CERN LARGE HADRON COLLIDER: ACCELERATOR AND EXPERIMENTS The ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider ATLAS Collaboration ABSTRACT: The ATLAS detector as installed in its experimental cavern at point 1 at CERN is described in this paper. A brief overview of the expected performance of the detector when the Large Hadron Collider begins operation is also presented. KEYWORDS: ATLAS; LHC; CERN; Accelerator; Proton-proton collisions; Heavy-ion collisions; Minimum-bias events; Bunch-crossings; Pile-up; Superconducting magnets; Solenoidal field; Toroidal field; Magnetic field measurements; Hall probes; Inner detector; Charged-particle tracking; Vertex measurement; Pixel detectors; Silicon micro-strip detectors; Transition radiation; Time-over-threshold; Radiation-hard electronics; Fluorinert cooling; Carbon-fibre reinforced plastics; Optical fibres; Calorimetry; Sampling calorimeters; Liquid argon; Scintillator tiles; Electromagnetic and hadronic interactions; Forward calorimetry; Accordion geometry; Lateral segmentation; Longitudinal segmentation; Muon spectrometer; Precision-tracking chambers; Trigger chambers; Drift tubes; Thin-gap chambers; Resistive-plate chambers; Optical alignment systems; Forward detectors; Cerenkov light; Roman Pots; Zero-degree calorimetry; Trigger and data acquisition; High-level trigger; Event filter; Detector control system; Bandwidth; Processor farm; Electrons; Muons; Leptons; Photons; Jets; Taus; Missing transverse energy; b-tagging; Particle identification; Tracking algorithms; Vertexing algorithms; Impact parameter measurements. c 2008 IOP Publishing Ltd and SISSA http://www.iop.org/EJ/jinst/ 2008 JINST 3 S08003 The ATLAS Collaboration 81 18; 162 46 116 10 G. Aad, E. Abat, J. Abdallah, A.A. Abdelalim, A....
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Abstract

The ATLAS detector as installed in its experimental cavernat point 1 at CERN is described in this paper. A brief overview ofthe expected performance of the detector when the Large HadronCollider begins operation is also presented.

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Journal of InstrumentationIOP Publishing

Published: Aug 1, 2008

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