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• #### Acoustic Methods for Obtaining the Pressure Reflection Coefficient from a Buffer Rod Based Measurement Cell ﻿

(IEEE, 2008-08-08)
The known acoustic methods for obtaining the pressure reflection coefficient from a buffer rod based measurement cell are presented, along with 2 new generic approaches for measuring the pressure reflection coefficient ...
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• #### The ALICE TPC, a large 3-dimensional tracking device with fast readout for ultra-high multiplicity events ﻿

(Elsevier, 2010-10-01)
The design, construction, and commissioning of the ALICE Time-Projection Chamber (TPC) is described. It is the main device for pattern recognition, tracking, and identification of charged particles in the ALICE experiment ...
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• #### An altitude and distance correction to the initial fluence distribution of TGFs ﻿

(Wiley, 2014-10)
The source fluence distribution of terrestrial gamma ray flashes (TGFs) has been extensively discussed in recent years, but few have considered how the TGF fluence distribution at the source, as estimated from satellite ...
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• #### The BABAR detector: Upgrades, operation and performance ﻿

(Elsevier, 2013-11-21)
The BaBar detector operated successfully at the PEP-II asymmetric e+e− collider at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory from 1999 to 2008. This report covers upgrades, operation, and performance of the collider and the ...
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• #### Bacterial proteins with cleaved or uncleaved signal peptides of the general secretory pathway ﻿

(Elsevier, 2011-12-21)
Correct protein compartmentalization is a key step for molecular function and cell viability, and this is especially true for membrane and externalized proteins of bacteria. Recent proteomic reports of Bacillus subtilis ...
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• #### Beauty production in pp collisions at √s=2.76 TeV measured via semi-electronic decays ﻿

(Elsevier, 2014-11)
The ALICE Collaboration at the LHC reports measurement of the inclusive production cross section of electrons from semi-leptonic decays of beauty hadrons with rapidity |y|<0.8 and transverse momentum 1<pT<10 GeV/c, in pp ...
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• #### Characteristics of the flank magnetopause: Cluster observations ﻿

(WileyAmerican Geophysical Union, 2014-11)
The magnetopause is a current sheet forming the boundary between the geomagnetic field on one side and the shocked solar wind on the other side. This paper discusses properties of the low-latitude dawn and dusk flanks ...
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• #### Charged-particle multiplicities in $pp$ interactions at $\sqrt{s}$ = 900 GeV measured with the ATLAS detector at the LHC ﻿

(Elsevier, 2010-04)
The first measurements from proton-proton collisions recorded with the ATLAS detector at the LHC are presented. Data were collected in December 2009 using a minimum-bias trigger during collisions at a centre-of-mass energy ...
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• #### Charged-particle multiplicity measurement in proton–proton collisions at √s = 0.9 and 2.36 TeV with ALICE at LHC ﻿

(Springer, 2010-07-12)
Charged-particle production was studied in proton–proton collisions collected at the LHC with the ALICE detector at centre-of-mass energies 0.9 TeV and 2.36 TeV in the pseudorapidity range |η|<1.4. In the central region ...
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• #### Charged-particle multiplicity measurement in proton–proton collisions at √s = 7 TeV with ALICE at LHC ﻿

(Springer, 2010-08-03)
The pseudorapidity density and multiplicity distribution of charged particles produced in proton–proton collisions at the LHC, at a centre-of-mass energy Ös=7s=7 TeV, were measured in the central pseudorapidity region ...
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• #### Climatology of aerosol optical properties in Northern Norway and Svalbard ﻿

(European Geosciences Union, 2012-12-07)
We present comparisons between estimates of the aerosol optical thickness and the °Angstr¨om exponent in Northern Norway and Svalbard based on data from AERONET stations at Andenes (69 ◦N, 16 ◦E, 379 m altitude) and ...
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• #### Cluster observations of a field aligned current at the dawn flank of a bursty bulk flow ﻿

(European Geosciences Union, 2007-06-29)
This article describes observations of a bursty bulk flow (BBF) in the outer central plasma sheet. The observations are made with the Cluster satellites, located approximately 19RE downtail, close to the midnight sector ...
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• #### Comparison of planar and 3D silicon pixel sensors used for detection of low energy antiprotons ﻿

(IEEE, 2014-12)
The principle aim of the AEḡIS experiment at CERN is to measure the acceleration of antihydrogen due to Earth’s gravitational field. This would be a test of the Weak Equivalence Principle, which states that all bodies ...
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• #### Comparison of residual oil cluster size distribution, morphology and saturation in oil-wet and water-wet sandstone ﻿

(Elsevier, 2012-06-01)
We imaged an oil-wet sandstone at residual oil saturation (Sor) conditions using X-ray micro-tomography with a nominal voxel size of (9 μm)3 and monochromatic light from a synchrotron source. The sandstone was rendered ...
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• #### Comprehensive measurements of $t$-channel single top-quark production cross sections at $\sqrt{s} = 7$ TeV with the ATLAS detector ﻿

(American Physical Society, 2014-12-11)
This article presents measurements of the $t$-channel single top-quark ($t$) and top-antiquark ($\bar{t}$) total production cross sections $\sigma(tq)$ and $\sigma(\bar{t}q)$, their ratio $R_{t}=\sigma(tq)/\sigma(\bar{t}q)$, ...
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• #### Confining the angular distribution of terrestrial gamma ray flash emission ﻿

(American Geophysical Union, 2011-11-11)
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• #### Correlations among elliptic flow parameter, impact parameter, and multiplicity ﻿

(Springer, 2010-09-01)
The elliptic flow parameter, v2, in the Fourier expansion of the event-by-event charged-particle multiplicity azimuthal distribution in the momentum space is studied by taking into account the multiplicity fluctuations. ...
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• #### Cutoff latitude variation during solar proton events: Causes and consequences ﻿

(WileyAmerican Geophysical Union, 2015-01)
To accurately quantify the effect of solar proton events (SPEs) on the atmosphere requires a good estimate of the particle energy deposition in the middle atmosphere (60–100 km) and how the energy is distributed globally. ...
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• #### Dark matter and fundamental physics with the Cherenkov Telescope Array ﻿

(Elsevier, 2013-03)
The Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) is a project for a next-generation observatory for very high energy (GeV–TeV) ground-based gamma-ray astronomy, currently in its design phase, and foreseen to be operative a few years ...
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• #### Detection of low energy antiproton annihilations in a segmented silicon detector ﻿

(IOP Publishing, 2014-06)
The goal of the AEḡIS experiment at the Antiproton Decelerator (AD) at CERN, is to measure directly the Earth’s gravitational acceleration on antimatter by measuring the free fall of a pulsed, cold antihydrogen beam. The ...
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