Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Commissioning of the ATLAS Muon Spectrometer with Cosmic Rays
Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics. (Elementarpartikelfysik)
Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics. (Systemfysik)
Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics. (Elementarpartikelfysik)
Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics. (Systemfysik)
Show others and affiliations
2010 (English)In: European Physical Journal C, ISSN 1434-6044, E-ISSN 1434-6052, Vol. 70, no 3, 875-916 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The ATLAS detector at the Large Hadron Collider has collected several hundred million cosmic ray events during 2008 and 2009. These data were used to commission the Muon Spectrometer and to study the performance of the trigger and tracking chambers, their alignment, the detector control system, the data acquisition and the analysis programs. We present the performance in the relevant parameters that determine the quality of the muon measurement. We discuss the single element efficiency, resolution and noise rates, the calibration method of the detector response and of the alignment system, the track reconstruction efficiency and the momentum measurement. The results show that the detector is close to the design performance and that the Muon Spectrometer is ready to detect muons produced in high energy proton–proton collisions.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 70, no 3, 875-916 p.
National Category
Subatomic Physics
Research subject
Physics
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-49168DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-010-1415-2ISI: 000285200000015OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-49168DiVA: diva2:376572
Projects
Atlas
Funder
Swedish Research CouncilKnut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation
Note

Publikationen har totalt 2591 författare, G. Aad et al.

Available from: 2010-12-11 Created: 2010-12-11 Last updated: 2017-12-11Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Other links

Publisher's full text

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Åsman, BarbroBohm, ChristianClément, ChristopheEriksson, DanielGellerstedt, KarlHellman, StenJohansen, MarianneJohansson, ErikJon-And, KerstinMilstead, DavidMoa, TorbjörnNordkvist, BjörnOhm, ChristianSilverstein, SamuelSjölin, JörgenTylmad, MajaYang, Zhaoyu
By organisation
Department of PhysicsThe Oskar Klein Centre for Cosmo Particle Physics (OKC)
In the same journal
European Physical Journal C
Subatomic Physics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

doi
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
urn-nbn
Total: 53 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf