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Low Pt Physics and Compact Detectors at Rhic and LHC

  • Wit Busza
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 303)

Abstract

Once RHIC and LHC become operational they will open up a new window into the nature and properties of matter at the highest energy and baryon densities. The interesting physics that will be encountered is impossible to predict. For this reason it is important that the experimental program study all aspects of the collisions produced by these colliders. It is not feasible to build a single detector which detects, identifies and measures well all the produced particles, thus every planned detector must make choices and compromises.

Keywords

Transverse Momentum Baryon Density Hadronic Matter Momentum Resolution Phase Space Coverage 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wit Busza
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  1. 1.Physics Department and Laboratory for Nuclear ScienceMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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