LHCf plan for p-Pb forward particle measurement
1 Solar-Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
2 Kobayashi-Maskawa Institute for the Origin of Particles and the Universe, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
3 INFN Section of Florence, Italy
4 University of Florence, Italy
5 Ecole-Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France
6 RISE, Waseda University, Japan
7 INFN Section of Catania, Italy
8 CERN, Switzerland
9 Kanagawa University, Japan
10 University of Catania, Italy
11 LBNL, Berkeley, California, USA
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LHCf is planning to measure very forward particle emission in the LHC p-Pb collisions foreseen at the end of 2012. The measurement is expected to constrain the nuclear effect in the forward particle emission relevant to the CR-Air interaction. Model discrimination power of this measurement is presented together with some detail in technical feasibility.
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