Particle and Nuclear Physics Seminar at J-PARC

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DATE: 2016 May.24th 10:30-11:30

PLACE:J-PARC Research Building Meeting room, 2nd floor

TITLE: ALICE: past, present and future

LANGUAGE: English

SPEAKER: Prof. Yves Schutz
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)

CONTACT: Prof. Shunzo Kumano,
j-parc-pn-seminar-(AT)-ml.post.kek.jp




Abstract:

ALICE, A Large Ion Collider Experiment, is the experiment at the CERN
LHC dedicated to the exploration of strongly-interacting matter under
extreme conditions of temperature and energy density. After recalling
the objectives of the heavy-ion scientific program, the present
knowledge on the properties on matter formed in heavy-ion collisions
at the LHC will be reviewed together with the unexpected results
obtained in high multiplicity proton-proton and proton-Lead
collisions. The perspectives of this program on the short and long
term will finally be discussed.