The ATLAS Experiment

  • David Hall
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The ATLAS experiment is a general-purpose particle detector operated by an international collaboration of more than 3000 scientists. It is designed to search for a broad range of new phenomena by precisely studying the collisions of high energy protons, which are provided by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) accelerator at CERN, Geneva.


Large Hadron Collider Atlas Detector Hadronic Shower Transition Radiation Tracker Multiwire Proportional Chamber 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Denys Wilkinson BuildingUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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