Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme

Physics at the AD/PS/SPS - PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF ROOM!(2/4)

by Gerhard Mallot (CERN)

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 6-2-024 - BE Auditorium Meyrin )
Description
 Lecture 2: QCD and hadron physics: COMPASS, NA61, DIRAC

The lecture will discuss the research done at the COMPASS, SHINE and DIRAC experiments at the SPS and PS. COMPASS studies nucleon structure and hadron spectroscopy, SHINE searches for the critical point and onset of deconfinement in heavy ion collisions while DIRAC studies the pi-pi scattering length in pionic atoms.
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