Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg

Abgeschlossene Arbeiten


Neutral meson and direct photon measurements with conversions in ALICE in proton-proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 0.9, 7 and 8 TeV
Nicolas Schmidt (Masterarbeit, 2017)

Studies on secondary discharges and their mitigation with a two GEM detector
Alexandra Datz (Bachelorarbeit, 2017)

Quality assurance for gas electron multipliers with the leakage current test
Manuel Jahn (Bachelorarbeit, 2017)

Studies of the Gain and Drift Velocity for the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector at the CERN LHC
Luisa Bergmann (Bachelorarbeit, 2017)

Tracklet-based particle identification with the ALICE TRD for LHC Run 3
Hannah Klingenmeyer (Masterarbeit, 2017)

Measurement of neutral mesons and direct photons in Pb-Pb collisions at sqrt(s_NN) = 2.76 TeV with the ALICE experiment at the LHC
Lucia Leardini (Dissertation, 2017)


Studies for the ALICE Inner Tracking System Upgrade
Felix Reidt (Dissertation, 2016)

Inclusive J/psi production at mid-rapidity in p-Pb collisions at sqrt(s_NN)=5.02 TeV
Michael Winn (Dissertation, 2016)

Monte Carlo Simulation of charmed meson reconstruction in the semi-leptonic decay channel D*+ -> D0(K-e+nu_e)pion+ at ALICE
Georgijs Skorodumovs (Bachelorarbeit, 2016)

Measurement of Direct Photons in Proton-Proton Collisions at sqrt(s) = 7 TeV with ALICE
Lucas Altenkämper (Masterarbeit, 2016)

Electron identification in different colliding systems with ALICE
Michael Ciupek (Bachelorarbeit, 2016)

Determination of the Prompt Fraction of D0 Mesons in proton-proton Collisions with ALICE at sqrt(s) = 7 TeV
Barbara Scherpe (Bachelorarbeit, 2016)

Analysis of D0 and D*+-meson production in pp and p-Pb collisions with ALICE at the LHC
Jeremy Wilkinson (Dissertation, 2016)

Simulation and commissioning of the rejection of late conversions in the TRD triggers of ALICE
Ole Schmidt (Masterarbeit, 2016)

Full kinematic reconstruction of charged B mesons with the upgraded Inner Tracking System of the ALICE Experiment
Johannes Stiller (Dissertation, 2016)

System zur schnellen Messung von Stromspitzen in der Hochspannung am Übergangsstrahlungsdetektor von ALICE
Robert Verclas (Bachelorarbeit, 2016)

Study of heavy-flavor hadron production in pp collisions with ALICE
Sebastian Hornung (Masterarbeit, 2016)

Production of strange hadrons in charged jets in Pb–Pb collisions measured with ALICE at the LHC
Alice Zimmermann (Dissertation, 2016)

Electrons from beauty-hadron decays in central Pb–Pb collisions at √SNN= 2.76 TeV
Martin Völkl (Dissertation, 2016)


Eta meson production with conversions in ALICE in pp collisions at √s = 2.76 TeV and √s = 8 TeV
Alexander Koch (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)

Optimisation of the Local On-line Tracking for Triggering with the Transition Radiation Detector in A Large Ion Collider Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider
Hannah Klingenmeyer (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)

Studies on charge-up effects and gain stability for the ALICE TPC upgrade with GEMs
Yannik Vetter (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)

Measurement of jet fragmentation into charged particles in p-Pb collisions at sqrt(s_NN) = 5.02 TeV with ALICE
Dennis Weiser (Masterarbeit, 2015)

Development and Commissioning of the Trigger System Upgrade for the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector at the LHC at CERN
Sebastian Klewin (Masterarbeit, 2015)

Development of a fast simulation tool for vertexing studies in ALICE
Lukas Layer (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)

Study of the influence of modified light flavour hadron spectra on thermal model hadron densities
Deniz Gündüz (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)

Jet cross sections and properties in proton-proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 7 TeV analysed within the C++ framework Rivet
Auguste Schulz (Bachelorarbeit, 2015)


D-meson production at ultra-low transverse momentum in proton-proton collisions with ALICE at the LHC
Christian Möhler (Masterarbeit, 2014)

Spectrum and Elliptic Flow of Direct Photons for a Space-Time Evolution from the Hydrokinetic Model
Martin Kroesen (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

Charmed Meson Reconstruction in the D*+ -> D0 (K- pi+) pi+ Decay Channel in p-p Collisions at sqrt(s) = 7 TeV with the ALICE Experiment
Yifei Wang (Dissertation, 2014)

Hints for collective effects in identified particle spectra from p-Pb collisions at 5.02 TeV
Michael Schork (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

Jet Physics with A Large Ion Collider Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider
Jochen Klein (Dissertation, 2014)

Study of the Applicability of Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods to the Statistical Separation of Electron Sources via the Impact Parameter for ALICE
Manuel Wittner (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

Estimating Hadron Contamination in Pb-Pb Collisions at sqrt(s_NN) = 2.76 TeV for Low Transversal Momenta with TPC, TOF and TRD of the ALICE Experiment
Martin Braß (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

New criteria for distinguishing hadrons containing beauty from hadrons with charm in proton-proton collisions with sqrt(s)=7 TeV at ALICE
Sebastian Hornung (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

ALICE Capabilities for Reconstructing neutral Pions by Pairing Photons from the Conversion Method and Calorimeters
Lucas Altenkämper (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)

Commissioning a gas chromatograph for automatic measurements of gas compositions in the ALICE TPC and TRD and measurement of electrons from semi-leptonic heavy-flavour hadron decays in p-Pb collisions at sqrt{s_{NN}} = 5.02 TeV with the ALICE TRD
Martin Fleck (Masterarbeit, 2014)

Neutral Pion Measurements with Conversions in ALICE in pp Collisions at sqrt(s) = 8 TeV
Nicolas Schmidt (Bachelorarbeit, 2014)


Investigation on J/psi production in Monte Carlo Simulations with the C++ framework RIVET
Marc Barra (Bachelorarbeit, 2013)

Simulation of a photon converter for the ALICE experiment
Maria Christine Heinz (Bachelorarbeit, 2013)

Exploring the performance limits of the ALICE Time Projection Chamber and Transition Radiation Detector for measuring identified hadron production at the LHC
Xianguo Lu (Dissertation, 2013)

Precise Determination of the ccbar Cross Section in pp Collisions at 7 TeV
Halil Cakir (Bachelorarbeit, 2013)

Simple Phenomenological Models for Anisotropic Direct Photon Production in Heavy-Ion Collisions
Tobias Denz (Bachelorarbeit, 2013)

Anisotropic flow of the charmed D*+ meson in non-central Pb-Pb collisions at sqrt(s_NN) = 2.76 TeV
Robert Grajcarek (Dissertation, 2013)

Anisotropic Flow of Direct Photons in Pb-Pb collisions at 2.76 TeV per Nucleon
Daniel Lohner (Dissertation, 2013)


Polarization Effects on Detector Acceptance in D*+(2010) -> D^0 (K- Pi+) + Pi+
Felix Benjamin Schäfer (Bachelorarbeit, 2012)

MC Simulation of Direct Photon HBT Correlations in Central Pb+Pb Collisions at sqrt(s) =2.76 TeV
Manuel Meske (Bachelorarbeit, 2012)

Extrapolation Of D Meson Cross Sections
Stephan Stiefelmaier (Bachelorarbeit, 2012)

Neutral Pion and Eta Meson Production in pp and Pb-Pb Collisions at the LHC with the ALICE Detector
Friederike Bock (Masterarbeit, 2012)

Measurement of pi0 and eta mesons with photon conversions in ALICE in proton-proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 0.9, 2.76 and 7 TeV
Kathrin Koch (Dissertation, 2012)

Study of the Underlying Event in pp collisions with the ALICE detector at the LHC
Sara Vallero (Dissertation, 2012)

Particle Production in Ultra-Relativistic Heavy-Ion Collisions and the Constituent Participant Model
Felix Frey (Bachelorarbeit, 2012)

Study of the Transverse Momentum Spectra of Semielectronic Heavy Flavor Decays in pp Collisions at sqrt{s}=7TeV and Pb-Pb Collisions at sqrt{s_{NN}}=2.76TeV with ALICE
Martin Völkl (Masterarbeit, 2012)

Systems-on-Chip (SoC) for applications in High-Energy Physics
Massimiliano De Gaspari (Dissertation, 2012)

Commissioning of a Prototype Transition Radiation Detector Chamber (ALICE)
Holger Jörg (Staatsexamensarbeit, 2012)

Analysis of Double-Gap Events in Proton-Proton Collisions at sqrt(s)=7TeV with the ALICE Experiment at the LHC
Felix Reidt (Masterarbeit, 2012)

J/Ï?- Hadron Correlations in Proton-Proton Collisions at sqrt(s)= 7 TeV with ALICE at the LHC
Michael Winn (Masterarbeit, 2012)

Triggering on light nuclei with the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector
Jan Felix Mücke (Bachelorarbeit, 2012)


Performance of the local on-line Tracking and of a track-based Jet Trigger Algorithm for the ALICE TRD on the Basis of Monte-Carlo Simulations
Niklas Wahl (Bachelorarbeit, 2011)

Azimuthally Sensitive Hanbury Brown–Twiss Interferometry measured with the ALICE Experiment
Johanna Gramling (Diplomarbeit, 2011)

Gain Calibration of the ALICE TRD using the Decay of 83mKr and Alignment of the ALICE TRD
Johannes Stiller (Diplomarbeit, 2011)

Analysis and Extrapolation of D Meson Cross Sections at the LHC
Jeremy Wilkinson (Bachelorarbeit, 2011)

Measurement of Multiplicity Distributions in Limited Pseudo-Rapidity Windows in pp and Pb–Pb collisions with the ALICE Detector
Maren Hellwig (Diplomarbeit, 2011)

Online Electron Identification for Triggering with the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector
Benjamin Heß (Diplomarbeit, 2011)

Measurement of neutral-pion production suppression in Pb-Pb collisions at 2.76 ATeV with ALICE at the CERN LHC
Radoslav Rusanov (Diplomarbeit, 2011)


Construction and Performance of the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector
David Emschermann (Dissertation, Januar 2010)

Der Einfluss der Eigenvolumenkorrektur auf das thermische Modell zur Untersuchung von Schwerionenkollisionen
Michael Winn (Bachelorarbeit, 2010)

Development and Implementation of a Diffractive-Gap Trigger for the ALICE TRD Pre-Trigger System
Felix Reidt (Bachelorarbeit, 2010)

ALICE Capabilities for Studying Photon Physics with the Conversion Method at LHC Energies
Friederike Bock (Bachelorarbeit, 2010)

Gain Calibration of the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector with Krypton-83
Mustapha Al Helwi (Diplomarbeit, 2010)


Feasibility study on determining the average radiation thickness of the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector from CERN testbeam data
Robert Grajcarek (Diplomarbeit, Januar 2009)

Development and Implementation of the Control System for the Pre-Trigger System of the Transition Radiation Detector at ALICE
Stefan Schmiederer (Diplomarbeit, Oktober 2009)

Production of Neutral Pions in Pb+Au collisions at 158 AGeV/c
Rachik Soualah (Dissertation, 2009)


Production of the power distribution boxes for the full ALICE Transition Radiation Detector and the development and integration of their control system
Michael Neher (Diplomarbeit, Februar 2008)

Implementation of the ALICE TRD TRAP-chip into AliRoot
Clemens Haltebourg (Diplomarbeit, August 2008)

Development of the control system of the ALICE Transition Radiation Detector and of a test environment for quality-assurance of its front-end electronics
Jorge Mercado (Dissertation, September 2008)

Design, Implementation and Commissioning of the Pretrigger System for the Transition Radiation Detector at the ALICE experiment of CERN
Stefan Zimmer (Diplomarbeit, Oktober 2008)

Study of J/psi production in p+p collisions at sqrt(s)=10 TeV with the Transition Radiation Detector of ALICE
Dirk Krumbhorn (Diplomarbeit, November 2008)

A Monte Carlo Model for Jet Evolution With Energy Loss
Korinna Zapp (Dissertation, Dezember 2008)


The Soft Scattering Contribution to Jet Quenching in a Quark-Gluon Plasma and General Properties of Partonic Energy Loss
Korinna Zapp (Diplomarbeit, Juni 2005)


Development of the Readout Chamber of the ALICE Transition Radiator Detector and Evaluation of its Physics Performance in the Quarkonium Sector
Tariq Mahmoud (Dissertation, Mai 2004)

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