Thursday, February 23, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Wright Lab, WL-216 (Conference Room)
272 Whitney AvenueNew Haven, CT 06511
sPHENIX is a new Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) detector under construction at Brookhaven National Laboratory required to complete RHIC’s scientific mission of probing the inner workings of Quark-Gluon Plasma. For that reason, sPHENIX will make precision measurements of jets, heavy flavor, and upsilon production. These measurements are possible due to the large hermetic acceptance, huge data rate, hadronic calorimetry, precision tracking of the sPHENIX detector.
This talk will discuss sPHENIX readiness for operations, its physics program, and construction status.
Host: Fernando Flor (email@example.com)
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