Commissioning the LHCb calorimeters with cosmic rays

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We present the commissioning of the LHCb calorimeter system performed out of cosmic ray detection. Cosmic tracks have been used to check out the detector mapping, perform a preliminary time alignment up to a 5 ns precision, compute detector efficiencies and provide trigger for other subdetectors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)222-224
Number of pages3
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2010


  • Calorimeters
  • Cosmic rays
  • LHC
  • LHCb
  • Time alignment


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