The LHCF experiment: Status and perspectives

A. Tricomi, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, G. Castellini, R. D'alessandro, D. A. Faus, K. Fukui, M. Hagenauer, Y. Itow, K. Kasahara, D. Macina, T. Mase, K. Masuda, Y. Matsubara, H. Menjo, M. Mizuishi, Y. Muraki, P. Papini, A. L. PerrotS. Ricciarini, T. Sako, Y. Shimizu, K. Taki, T. Tamura, S. Torii, W. C. Turner, J. Velasco, A. Viciani, Kenji Yoshida

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抄録

The LHCf experiment is the smallest of the six LHC experiments and it has been proposed and built as a fully dedicated astroparticle experiment at LHC. The aim of the experiment is indeed to provide a detailed calibration of the Monte Carlo models used in High Energy Cosmic Ray Physics through the measurement of the neutral particles emitted in the very forward region at LHC. LHCf consists of two calorimeters placed in the LHC tunnel near the ATLAS interaction point. The two calorimeters have also position measurement capabilities thus ensuring the possibility to measure neutral particles in the pseudo-rapidity region greater than eight with execellent performances. In this paper, the status of the two detectors, their performances and the Physics reach is described.

元の言語English
ホスト出版物のタイトルProceedings of Science
出版物ステータスPublished - 2008
イベント4th Conference on Physics at LHC 2008, PLHC 2008 - Split, Croatia
継続期間: 2008 9 292008 10 4

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Other4th Conference on Physics at LHC 2008, PLHC 2008
Croatia
Split
期間08/9/2908/10/4

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neutral particles
calorimeters
physics
tunnels
cosmic rays
detectors
interactions
energy

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Tricomi, A., Adriani, O., Bonechi, L., Bongi, M., Castellini, G., D'alessandro, R., ... Yoshida, K. (2008). The LHCF experiment: Status and perspectives. : Proceedings of Science

The LHCF experiment : Status and perspectives. / Tricomi, A.; Adriani, O.; Bonechi, L.; Bongi, M.; Castellini, G.; D'alessandro, R.; Faus, D. A.; Fukui, K.; Hagenauer, M.; Itow, Y.; Kasahara, K.; Macina, D.; Mase, T.; Masuda, K.; Matsubara, Y.; Menjo, H.; Mizuishi, M.; Muraki, Y.; Papini, P.; Perrot, A. L.; Ricciarini, S.; Sako, T.; Shimizu, Y.; Taki, K.; Tamura, T.; Torii, S.; Turner, W. C.; Velasco, J.; Viciani, A.; Yoshida, Kenji.

Proceedings of Science. 2008.

研究成果: Conference contribution

Tricomi, A, Adriani, O, Bonechi, L, Bongi, M, Castellini, G, D'alessandro, R, Faus, DA, Fukui, K, Hagenauer, M, Itow, Y, Kasahara, K, Macina, D, Mase, T, Masuda, K, Matsubara, Y, Menjo, H, Mizuishi, M, Muraki, Y, Papini, P, Perrot, AL, Ricciarini, S, Sako, T, Shimizu, Y, Taki, K, Tamura, T, Torii, S, Turner, WC, Velasco, J, Viciani, A & Yoshida, K 2008, The LHCF experiment: Status and perspectives. : Proceedings of Science. 4th Conference on Physics at LHC 2008, PLHC 2008, Split, Croatia, 08/9/29.
Tricomi A, Adriani O, Bonechi L, Bongi M, Castellini G, D'alessandro R その他. The LHCF experiment: Status and perspectives. : Proceedings of Science. 2008
Tricomi, A. ; Adriani, O. ; Bonechi, L. ; Bongi, M. ; Castellini, G. ; D'alessandro, R. ; Faus, D. A. ; Fukui, K. ; Hagenauer, M. ; Itow, Y. ; Kasahara, K. ; Macina, D. ; Mase, T. ; Masuda, K. ; Matsubara, Y. ; Menjo, H. ; Mizuishi, M. ; Muraki, Y. ; Papini, P. ; Perrot, A. L. ; Ricciarini, S. ; Sako, T. ; Shimizu, Y. ; Taki, K. ; Tamura, T. ; Torii, S. ; Turner, W. C. ; Velasco, J. ; Viciani, A. ; Yoshida, Kenji. / The LHCF experiment : Status and perspectives. Proceedings of Science. 2008.
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