# Posters

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2017-08-29
09:14
Real-time alignment and reconstruction : performance and recent developments at the LHCb experiment
 Reference: Poster-2017-595 Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Sokoloff, Michael David; Dziurda, Agnieszka; Grillo, Lucia Pending. Related links:LHCb poster © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-08-29
09:06
Machine learning based global particle indentification algorithms at LHCb experiment
 Reference: Poster-2017-594 Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Derkach, Denis; Hushchyn, Mikhail; Likhomanenko, Tatiana; Rogozhnikov, Aleksei; Ratnikov, Fedor One of the most important aspects of data processing at LHC experiments is the particle identification (PID) algorithm. In LHCb, several different sub-detector systems provide PID information: the Ring Imaging CHerenkov (RICH) detector, the hadronic and electromagnetic calorimeters, and the muon chambers. To improve charged particle identification, several neural networks including a deep architecture and gradient boosting have been applied to data. These new approaches provide higher identification efficiencies than existing implementations for all charged particle types. It is also necessary to achieve a flat dependency between efficiencies and spectator variables such as particle momentum, in order to reduce systematic uncertainties during later stages of data analysis. For this purpose, "flat” algorithms that guarantee the flatness property for efficiencies have also been developed. This talk presents this new approach based on machine learning and its performance. Related links:LHCb poster © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-07-24
10:10
Publication Life Cycle at CERN Document Server
 Reference: Poster-2017-593 Keywords:  Open Repositories  Invenio  CDS Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Witowski, Sebastian; Gonzalez Lopez, Jose Benito; Costa, Flavio; Gabancho, Esteban; Marian, Ludmila [...] This presentation guides listeners through all the stages of publication life cycle at CERN Document Server, from the ingestion using one of the various tools, through curation and processing, until the data is ready to be exported to other systems. It describes different tools that we are using to curate the incoming publications as well as to further improve the existing data on CDS. The second part of the talk goes through various challenges we have faced in the past and how we are going to overcome them in the new version of CDS. Related links:Open Repositories © CERN Geneva Access to file

2017-07-17
17:30
Python at CERN
 Reference: Poster-2017-592 Keywords:  Python  CERN  PyROOT  SWAN  Invenio  Indico Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Witowski, Sebastian The Large Hadron Collider at CERN is producing 600 million collisions every second. Only 1 in a million collisions is interesting. It requires a fast programming language to analyze and filter this amount of data. Is Python such a language? No, it’s not. Does it mean there is no place for Python in one of the largest scientific facilities in the world? Quite the contrary. The ease of use and a very low learning curve makes Python a perfect programming language for many physicists and other people without the computer science background. CERN does not only produce large amounts of data. The interesting bits of data have to be stored, analyzed, shared and published. Work of many scientists across various research facilities around the world has to be synchronized. This is the area where Python flourishes. And with CERN’s pursuit to create and use open source software, many interesting projects were born. To facilitate the analysis of data, ROOT framework [https://root.cern.ch/] was created. It’s a C++ framework focused on big data processing, statistical analysis, visualization and storage. It has been around for more than 20 years, but since nowadays more and more scientists have at least basic Python knowledge, the PyROOT project [https://root.cern.ch/pyroot] was born. PyROOT is a Python extension module that allows users to interact with ROOT from Python interpreter. It combines the ease of use of Python with the powerful capabilities of the ROOT framework. All the discoveries, small and big ones, results in thousands of publications that has to go through the whole publication workflow. For that purpose, a digital library framework called Invenio was created [http://invenio-software.org/]. It can be used to easily build your own fully customized digital library, institutional repository, multimedia archive, or research data repository on the web. Some examples of websites build with Invenio are: https://zenodo.org/, https://cds.cern.ch/ or https://analysispreservation.cern.ch/. Another of CERN’s missions is to share the knowledge, and that can be done through various lectures, workshops and conferences. All those events can easily be organized with the help of Indico [http://indico-software.org/]. Indico comes also with a room booking module and can be easily integrated with various collaborative tools. Related links:EuroPython 2017 © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-07-07
16:10
Thermal study and design of a cooling system for the electronics boards of the LHCb SciFi tracker

2017-07-05
17:28
Using Invenio for managing and running open data repositories
 Reference: Poster-2017-590 Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Simko, Tibor; Kuncar, Jiri; Nielsen, Lars Holm We present how a research data repository manager can build custom open data solutions to ingest, describe, preserve, and disseminate the open research environments, datasets and software using the Invenio digital library framework. We discuss a concrete use case example of the CERN Open Data and Zenodo services, describing technological challenges in preparing large sets of data for general public. We address the questions of efficient linking and sharing of large quantities of data without unnecessary duplication on the backend, the role of the file transfer protocols, as well as the means to visualise data to make it more accessible and interactive for general public. The technological challenges and discussed solutions can be applied to any research discipline outside the domain of particle physics. © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-06-12
14:12
CDSLabs: Towards the Next Generation CERN Institutional Repository
 Reference: Poster-2017-589 Keywords:  Collaborative tools  Invenio  CDS  CERN Document Server  Institutional Repository Created: 2016. -1 p Creator(s): Marian, Ludmila; Gabancho, Esteban; Tzovanakis, Harris; Witowski, Sebastian CERN Document Server (CDS) is the CERN Institutional Repository, playing a key role in the storage, dissemination and archival for all research material published at CERN, as well as multimedia and some administrative documents. As the CERN’s document hub, it joins together submission and publication workflows dedicated to the CERN experiments, but also to the video and photo teams, to the administrative groups, as well as outreach groups. In the past year, Invenio, the underlying software platform for CDS, has been undergoing major changes, transitioning from a digital library system to a digital library framework, and moving to a new software stack (Invenio is now built on top of the Flask web development framework, using Jinja2 template engine, SQLAlchemy ORM, JSONSchema data model, and Elasticsearch for information retrieval). In order to reflect these changes on CDS, we are launching a parallel service, CDSLabs, with the goal of offering our users a continuous view of the reshaping of CDS, as well as increasing the feedback from the community in the development phase, rather than after release. © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-05-22
12:08
Measurements of charm mixing and $CP$ violation using $D^0 \to K^\pm \pi^\mp$ decays
 Reference: Poster-2017-588 Keywords:  LHCb Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Davis, Adam Measurements of charm mixing and $CP$ violation parameters from the decay-time-dependent ratio of $D^0 \to K^+ \pi^-$ to $D^0 \to K^- \pi^+$ decay rates and the charge-conjugate ratio are reported. The analysis uses $\overline{B}\to D^{*+} \mu^- X$, and charge-conjugate decays, where $D^{*+}\to D^0\pi^+$, and $D^0\to K^{\mp} \pi^{\pm}$. The $pp$ collision data are recorded by the \lhcb experiment at center-of-mass energies $\sqrt{s}$ = 7 and 8 TeV corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 3~fb$^{-1}$ The data are analyzed under three hypotheses: (i) mixing assuming $CP$ symmetry, (ii) mixing assuming no direct $CP$ violation in the Cabibbo-favored or doubly Cabibbo-suppressed decay amplitudes, and (iii) mixing allowing either direct $CP$ violation and/or $CP$ violation in the superpositions of flavor eigenstates defining the mass eigenstates. The data are also combined with those from a previous LHCb study of $D^0\to K \pi$ decays from a disjoint set of $D^{*+}$ candidates produced directly in $pp$ collisions. In all cases, the data are consistent with the hypothesis of $CP$ symmetry. Related links:LHCP2017 © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-05-22
11:34
Measurements of the $CP$ violating phase $\phi_s$ at LHCb
 Reference: Poster-2017-587 Keywords:  LHCb Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Wang, Mengzhen The measurement of the mixing-induced CP-violating phase $\phi_s$ in the Bs-Bsbar system is one of the key goals of the LHCb experiment. It has been measured at LHCb exploiting the Run I data set and using several decay channels. The poster shows the most recent results obtained analyzing $B_s^0 \to J/\psi K^+K^-$ candidates in the mass region above the $\phi(1020)$ resonance. The poster also shows previous measurements obtained analyzing the golden channel, $B_s^0 \to J/\psi K^+K^-$ in $\phi(1020)$ region, and $B_s^0 \to J/\psi \pi^+ \pi^-$. Finally, a combination of those studies is presented. Related links:LHCP2017 © CERN Geneva Access to files

2017-03-10
15:58
Expanding Model Independent Approaches for Measuring the CKM angle $\gamma$ at LHCb
 Reference: Poster-2017-586 Created: 2017. -1 p Creator(s): Prouve, Claire Model independent approaches to measuring the CKM angle $\gamma$ in $B\rightarrow DK$ decays at LHCb are explored. In particular, we consider the case where the $D$ meson decays into a final state with four hadrons. Using four-body final states such as $\pi^+ \pi^- \pi^+ \pi^-$, $K^+ \pi^- \pi^+ \pi^-$ and $K^+ K^- \pi^+ \pi^-$ in addition to traditional 2 and 3 body states and has the potential to significantly improve to the overall constraint on $\gamma$. There is a significant systematic uncertainty associated with modelling the complex phase of the $D$ decay amplitude across the five-dimensional phase space of the four body decay. It is therefore important to replace these model-dependent quantities with model-independent parameters as input for the $\gamma$ measurement. These model independent parameters have been measured using quantum-correlated $\psi(3770) \rightarrow D^0 \overline{D^0}$ decays collected by the CLEO-c experiment, and, for $D\rightarrow K^+ \pi^- \pi^+ \pi^-$, with $D^0-\overline{D^0}$ mixing at LHCb. This poster will give a brief overview the status and prospects of $\gamma$ measurements with $B\rightarrow DK$, $D\rightarrow$ 4-body using a combination of LHCb and charm factory data, with focus on the $D$ meson decays to four pions. Related links:LHCC Poster Session © CERN Geneva Access to files

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