CERN Doctoral Student Program Theses

2020-01-24
14:09
 Characterizing detector modules for the Upgrade of the Silicon Tracker of the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment / Deelen, Nikkie Since its start-up in \$2008\$ the Large Hadron Collider has been producing proton-proton collisions with a center-of-mass energy approaching \$14,text\{TeV\}\$ for high-energy physics experiments at the European Center for Nuclear research [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-275 1000100329. - 174 p.

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2020-01-23
14:41
 Study of the Transverse Mode Coupling Instability in the CERN Large Hadron Collider / Amorim, David The High-Luminosity upgrade of the CERN LHC will increase the performance of the accelerator and the potential physics discoveries [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-272 -

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2020-01-17
16:23
 Influence of Structural Defects on the Properties of Ni-Based Heusler Alloys / Unzueta Solozabal, Iraultza In the endeavor of exploiting the multifunctional properties of Ni-based Heusler alloys, the miniaturization of the active elements is consolidating as an effective approach to overcome their defective mechanical properties [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-269 - Leioa : University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), 2019-03-14. - 189 p.

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2019-12-17
17:36
 Optimization of the Beam Screen for the FCC Injection Kicker Magnets / Chmielinska, Agnieszka The Future Circular Collider for hadrons (FCC-hh) is a proposed high-energy frontier particle accelerator, which would be built in a new ∼100 km circumference tunnel and would enable proton-proton collisions at a centre-of-mass energy of 100 TeV [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-245 8079. - 200 p.

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2019-12-08
12:03
 Improving the Spectral Coverage and Resolution of the ISOLDE RILIS / Chrysalidis, Katerina This thesis concerns applications and developments of the Resonance Ionization Laser Ion Source (RILIS) at CERN-ISOLDE for ion beam production and laser spectroscopy [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-235 - 179 p.

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2019-11-26
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 Performance and Operational Aspects of High-Luminosity LHC Operational Scenarios / Medina Medrano, Luis Eduardo The High-Luminosity LHC (HL-LHC) is the upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) aiming at the full exploitation of the collider, with operations scheduled to start after 2025 [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-219 - 223 p.

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2019-11-26
07:49
 Measurement of the LHC beam profile using the Beam Gas Vertex detector / Wurkner, Benedikt The Beam Gas Vertex (BGV) demonstrator was developed for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) to demonstrate the feasibility of a beam profile measurement device using a tracking detector to reconstruct beam-gas interactions [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-217 - 106 p.

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2019-11-13
09:45
 Optics-measurement-based Beam Position Monitor Calibration. / Garcia-Tabares Valdivieso, Ana Accurate measurements of the focusing properties of an accelerator are essential for proper operation of a synchrotron, both for the machine protection and for the performance of the experiment [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-211 - 153 p.

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2019-10-22
17:27
 Possible Mitigations of Longitudinal Intensity Limitations for HL-LHC Beam in the CERN SPS / Repond, Joel The Super Proton Synchrotron (SPS) at CERN is the injector of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world's largest particle collider [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-173 - Lausanne : Ecole Polytechnique, Lausanne, 2019-10-19. - 198 p.

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2019-10-15
10:30
 Production of ultra-high-vacuum chambers with integrated getter thin-film coatings by electroforming / Lain Amador, Lucia Titanium Zirconium Vanadium (TiZrV) thin film coatings are used in particle accelerators and synchrotron light sources to maintain ultra-high vacuum conditions [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-160 - 160 p.

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