PoS - Proceedings of Science
Volume 382 - The Eighth Annual Conference on Large Hadron Collider Physics (LHCP2020) - Session : Performance
Vertexing detectors and vertexing performance in Run2 in ALICE
M. Faggin* on behalf of the ALICE collaboration
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: September 28, 2020
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Abstract
The ALICE apparatus includes an Inner Tracking System for high-precision vertexing and tracking at midrapidity. Thanks to this detector, remarkable results were obtained with Run 2 data in all collision systems studied at the LHC.
In this contribution, the role of the ITS in the event, track and secondary vertex reconstruction is highlighted, and the comparison of the resolution on the track impact parameter to the collision point in data and Monte Carlo simulations is reported. Finally, some of the main physics results obtained in pp and Pb-Pb collisions relying on the excellent ALICE vertexing and tracking capabilities are presented.
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