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• #### Addressing the hypertriton lifetime puzzle with ALICE at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
The ALICE Collaboration collected a large data sample of Pb-Pb collisions at√sNN=5.02 TeV in 2015 at the LargeHadron Collider (LHC) and the excellent particle identification (PID) capabilities allow for the detection of ...
• #### ALICE measurement of the $J/\psi$ nuclear modification factor at mid-rapidity in Pb–Pb collisions at $\sqrt{{s}_{NN}}=$ 5.02 TeV ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
ALICE at the LHC provides unique capabilities to study charmonium production at low transverse momenta ( p T ). At central rapidity, ( |y|<0.8 ), ALICE can reconstruct J/ ψ via their decay into two electrons down to zero ...
• #### ALICE measurements of flow coefficients and their correlations in small (pp and p–Pb) and large (Xe–Xe and Pb–Pb) collision systems ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
Many observables which are used as a signature of the collective effects in heavy-ion collisions when measured in high multiplicity pp and pA interactions reveal a very similar behaviour. We will present first measurements ...
• #### ALICE results on system-size dependence of charged-particle multiplicity density in p–Pb, Pb–Pb and Xe–Xe collisions ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
Particle production at LHC energies involves the interplay of hard (perturbative) and soft (non-perturbative) QCD processes. Global observables, such as the charged-particle multiplicity, are related to the initial geometry ...
• #### Anisotropic flow of inclusive and identified particles in Pb–Pb collisions at $\sqrt{{s}_{NN}}=$ 5.02 TeV with ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
Anisotropic flow measurements constrain the shear $(\eta/s)$ and bulk $\zeta/s$ viscosity of the quark-gluon plasma created in heavy-ion collisions, as well as give insight into the initial state of such collisions ...
• #### (Anti-)deuteron production in pp collisions at √s=13TeV ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
The study of (anti-)deuteron production in pp collisions has proven to be a powerful tool to investigate the formation mechanism of loosely bound states in high-energy hadronic collisions. In this paper the production of ...
• #### Azimuthally differential pion femtoscopy relative to the second and thrid harmonic in Pb-Pb 2.76 TeV collisions from ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
Azimuthally differential femtoscopic measurements, being sensitive to spatio-temporal characteristics of the source as well as to the collective velocity fields at freeze-out, provide very important information on the ...
• #### Balance functions of (un)identified hadrons in Pb–Pb, p–Pb, and pp collisions at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-02)
In ultrarelativistic heavy-ion collisions, correlations of particles with opposite quantum numbers provide insight into quark production mechanisms and time scales, collective motion, and re-scattering in the hadronic ...
• #### Characterization of monolithic CMOS pixel sensor chip with ion beams for application in particle computed tomography ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
Particle computed tomography (pCT) is an emerging imaging modality that promises to reduce rangeuncertainty in particle therapy. The Bergen pCT collaboration aims to develop a novel pCT prototype basedon the ALPIDE monolithic ...
• #### Charmonium production in Pb–Pb and p–Pb collisions at forward rapidity measured with ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
The ALICE collaboration has measured the inclusive charmonium production at forward rapidity in Pb–Pb and p–Pb collisions at sNN=5.02TeV and sNN=8.16TeV , respectively. In Pb–Pb collisions, the J/ ψ and ψ (2S) nuclear ...
• #### Coherent photoproduction of ρ 0 vector mesons in ultra-peripheral Pb-Pb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
Cross sections for the coherent photoproduction of ρ0 vector mesons in ultra-peripheral Pb-Pb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV are reported. The measurements, which rely on the π+π− decay channel, are presented in three regions ...
• #### Constraining production models with light (anti-)nuclei measurements in small systems with ALICE at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
The production of deuterons and anti-deuterons in pp collisions at √s = 7 and 13 TeV has been studied as a function of charged-particle multiplicity using the ALICE detector at the LHC. The preliminary results are shown ...
• #### D-meson nuclear modification factor and elliptic flow measurements in Pb–Pb collisions at $\sqrt {s_{NN}}$ = 5.02TeV with ALICE at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
ALICE measured the nuclear modification factor $R_{AA}$ and elliptic flow $\nu_{2}$ of D mesons $D^{0}$. $D^{+}$. $D^{⁎+}$ and $D^{s+}$ in semi-central Pb–Pb collisions at $\sqrt{s_{NN}} =5.02$ TeV. The ...
• #### Determination of the event collision time with the ALICE detector at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-02)
Particle identification is an important feature of the ALICE detector at the LHC. In particular, for particle identification via the time-of-flight technique, the precise determination of the event collision time represents ...
• #### Dielectron measurements in pp and Pb–Pb colllisions with ALICE at the LHC ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
The production of low-mass dielectrons is one of the most promising tools for the investigation of chiral symmetry restoration and thermal radiation from the QGP created in heavy-ion collisions. To single out the signal ...
• #### Direct photon elliptic flow in Pb–Pb collisions at √sNN=2.76 TeV ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
The elliptic flow of inclusive and direct photons was measured by ALICE for central and semi-central Pb–Pb collisionsat√sNN=2.76 TeV. The photons were reconstructed using the electromagnetic calorimeter PHOS and the ...
• #### Direct photon measurements in pp and Pb-Pb collisions with the ALICE experiment ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
Direct photon production in heavy-ion collisions provides a valuable set of observables to study the hot QCD medium. The direct photons are produced at different stages of the collision and escape the medium unaffected. ...
• #### Electroweak boson production in p–Pb and Pb–Pb collisions at $\sqrt{s_\mathrm{NN}}=5.02$ TeV with ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
W and Z bosons are massive weakly-interacting particles, insensitive to the strong interaction. They provide therefore a medium-blind probe of the initial state of the heavy-ion collisions. The final results for the W and ...
• #### Elliptic flow of identified hadrons in small collisional systems measured with ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
Recent observations of long-range multi-particle azimuthal correlations in p–Pb and high multiplicity pp collisions provided new insights into collision dynamics and opened a possibility to study collective effects in these ...
• #### Energy and system dependence of nuclear modification factors of inclusive charged particles and identified light hadrons measured in p–Pb, Xe–Xe and Pb–Pb collisions with ALICE ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
We report recent ALICE results on primary charged particle and neutral meson production in pp, p–Pb, Pb–Pb and Xe– Xe collisions at LHC energies. In this article, measurements of the nuclear modification factors RAA of ...