Experimental Setup

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The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is a particle accelerator at CERN outside of Geneva, Switzerland. Although it was primarily designed to collide protons, the machine is also capable of colliding heavy ions. This program began in November 2010 with the first lead ion collisions.


Large Hadron Collider Hadronic Calorimeter Electromagnetic Shower Lower Energy Particle Hadronic Shower 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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