Experimental particle physics

2017-07-31T06:16:59+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true EPICS, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, VMEbus, Cherenkov radiation, Geant4, ROOT, Cross section (physics), Herwig Schopper, Christopher Llewellyn Smith, Stephen Myers, OpenScientist, Léon Van Hove, Lund string model, AIDA (computing), Java Analysis Studio flashcards Experimental particle physics
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  • EPICS
    The Experimental Physics and Industrial Control System (EPICS) is a software environment used to develop and implement distributed control systems to operate devices such as particle accelerators, telescopes and other large experiments.
  • SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
    SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, originally named Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, is a United States Department of Energy National Laboratory operated by Stanford University under the programmatic direction of the U.
  • VMEbus
    VMEbus (Versa Module Europa bus) is a computer bus standard, originally developed for the Motorola 68000 line of CPUs, but later widely used for many applications and standardized by the IEC as ANSI/IEEE 1014-1987.
  • Cherenkov radiation
    Cherenkov radiation, also known as Vavilov–Cherenkov radiation, is electromagnetic radiation emitted when a charged particle (such as an electron) passes through a dielectric medium at a speed greater than the phase velocity of light in that medium.
  • Geant4
    Geant4 (for GEometry ANd Tracking) is a platform for "the simulation of the passage of particles through matter," using Monte Carlo methods.
  • ROOT
    ROOT is an object-oriented program and library developed by CERN.
  • Cross section (physics)
    The cross section is an effective area that quantifies the intrinsic likelihood of a scattering event when an incident beam strikes a target object, made of discrete particles.
  • Herwig Schopper
    Herwig Franz Schopper, (born on 28 February 1924) is an experimental physicist and was the Director General of CERN from 1981 to 1988.
  • Christopher Llewellyn Smith
    Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith FRS (born 19 November 1942) completed his D.
  • Stephen Myers
    Stephen Myers FREng (born 3 August 1946) is an electronic engineer who works in high-energy physics.
  • OpenScientist
    OpenScientist is an integration of open source products working together to do scientific visualization and data analysis, in particular for high energy physics (HEP).
  • Léon Van Hove
    Léon Charles Prudent Van Hove (Brussels, 10 February 1924 – Geneva, 2 September 1990) was a Belgian physicist and a former Director General of CERN.
  • Lund string model
    In particle physics, the Lund string model is a phenomenological model of hadronization.
  • AIDA (computing)
    Abstract Interfaces for Data Analysis (AIDA) is a set of defined interfaces and formats for representing common data analysis objects.
  • Java Analysis Studio
    Java Analysis Studio (JAS) is an object oriented data analysis package developed for the analysis of particle physics data.