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MFT
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The Muon Forward Tracker (MFT) is Silicon tracking detector designed to add vertexing capabilities to the muon…


Read more on the ALICE Upgrade Plans
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The QGP was discovered at the CERN SPS and studied at the dedicated RHIC collider at BNL. The LHC experiments have…


More details on the Time of Flight
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The TOF detector in ALICE is dedicated to charged particle identification over a very large part of the phase space.…


More details on the Forward Multiplicity Detector
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The FMD in addition to determining the total particle production in pp and PbPb collisions at the LHC, also studies …


More details on the ALICE V0 detector
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The V0 detector is a small angle detector consisting of two arrays of 32 scintillating counters, called V0A and V0C,…


More details on the EMCal
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ALICE EMCal is Electromagnetic Calorimeter with large acceptance. It covers almost the full length of the ALICE Time…


More details on the ALICE TPC
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The ALICE Time Projection Chamber (TPC) is the main tracking detector of the central barrel. Through the study of…


More details on the ALICE Muon Spectrometer
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Hard, penetrating probes, such as heavy quarkonium states, provide an essential tool to study the early and hot stage…


More details on the ALICE Photon Spectrometer
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The ALICE Photon Spectrometer (PHOS) is a high-resolution photon detector that measures the photons coming out of the…


More details on the ALICE High Level Triggering
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The HLT run very complex physics tests to look for specific signatures, for instance matching tracks to hits in the…


More details on the ALICE ITS
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The Inner Tracking System (ITS) during LHC Run1 and Run 2 The description below refers to the ITS used during the…


More details on the ALICE DQM
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Data Quality Monitoring (DQM) is an important aspect of every high-energy physics experiment. In the era of LHC, where…