Institute IB

 

Elementary particle and astroparticle physics

Members: Prof. Dr. Stefan Schael, Prof. Dr. Lutz Feld, Dr. Ch. Langenbruch

 

Presentations at guided tours

13:00 and 14:00

28 C 201 Research Activities of the Institute:
CMS, AMS, and LHCb (including lab tour)
S.Schael

 

Individual appointments

15:00

28 C 207 Astroparticle physics with the AMS Experiment on the International Space Station S. Schael,
H. Gast
28 C 207 Precision measurements of B-Hadron Properties and Detector Development at the LHCb experiment S. Schael,
Ch. Langenbruch,
Th. Kirn
28 C 209 Searches for new particles at the CMS experiment and Detector Development for the new CMS Tracker L. Feld
 

Bachelor thesis topics

15:00-16:00

AMS on the International Space Station Research advisors

Search for Anti-Matter Particles in the AMS data


Identifying Nuclei in Cosmic ray data with the AMS Experiment


Development of a new High Temperature Super Conducting Magnet for Space Applications


Development of new Particle Detectors for Space Experiments

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Lifetime tests with a space qualification module for the new AMS tracker cooling system

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CMS Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider Research advisors

Improvement of the measurement accuracy for the missing transverse momentum using multivariate techniques

,
J. Schulz

Development of a data-driven prediction for Supersymmetry in final states with two tau leptons, jetsthe Drell-Yan and top quark backgrounds for a cross section measurement at high missing transverse momentum

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J. Schulz

Comparison of different unfolding methods for a cross section measurement at high missing transverse momentum ,
J. Schulz

Development of servicea test set-up for power hybrids for to be used in the silicon strip modules of the newupgraded CMS tracking detector

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M. Lipinski,
K. Klein

Characterization of a silicon strip modulesmodule for the newupgraded CMS tracking detector at the voltages and leakage currents expected at end-of-life

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​M. Lipinski,
K. Klein
Performance measurements of silicon strip modules for the upgraded CMS tracking detector ,
​M. Lipinski,
K. Klein
Measurements on silicon strip modules for the upgraded CMS tracking detector illuminated with X-rays ,
​M. Lipinski,
K. Klein

LHCb Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider Research advisors

Tests of Scintillating Fiber Modules at cryogenic temperatures

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Search for the rare decay Bs→f1(1285) μ+μ-

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Test of MFV using B+→rho+(K*+)μ+μ- decays

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Test of MFV using Λb→p pi(p K) μ+μ- decays

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Master thesis topics

15:00-16:00

AMS on the International Space Station Research advisors

Search for Anti-Matter Particles in the AMS data


Identifying Nuclei in Cosmic ray data with the AMS Experiment


Development of a new High Temperature Super Conducting Magnet for Space Applications

,

Development of new Particle Detectors for Space Experiments

,

Simulation studies for a future large-acceptance cosmic-ray spectrometer at Lagrange Point L2



CMS Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider Research advisors

Improvement of the measurement accuracy for the missing transverse momentum using multivariate techniques, and implementation in a cross section measurement at high missing transverse momentum

,
J. Schulz

Characterization of a silicon strip detector modulesmodule for the newupgraded CMS tracking detector at the voltages and leakage currents expected at end-of-life including development of the required test set-up

,
M. Lipinski,
K. Klein

LHCb Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider Research advisors

Commissioning of Scintillating Fiber Modules integrated into the LHCb-SciFi-tracker at CERN

,

Tests of Scintillating Fiber Modules at cryogenic temperatures

,

Search for the rare decay Bs→f1(1285) μ+μ-

,

Test of MFV using B+→rho+(K*+)μ+μ- decays

,

Test of MFV using Λb→p pi(p K) μ+μ- decays

,