EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 52, 2013ISVHECRI 2012 – XVII International Symposium on Very High Energy Cosmic Ray Interactions
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||10 June 2013|
Characteristics of hadronic interactions in the forward direction
Institut für Experimentelle Kernphysik, Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany
a e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; on leave from Moscow State University
A selection of results obtained with very forward detectors of the CMS experiment at LHC is presented. Studies of the energy flow, dE⁄dη, are extended into very forward region with CASTOR calorimeter (−6.6 < η < 5.2) for pp collisions at 3 different center-of-mass energies (0.9, 2.76 and 7 TeV) and PbPb collisions at 2.76A TeV. Results are compared to hadronic interaction models as implemented in standard collider physics generators and generators used in cosmic-ray physics.
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