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ALICE Laboratory for ultra-thin silicon detectors

Contact person

Giuseppe Eugenio Bruno - Associate Professor

Competencies and research activities

R&D, production and testing of ultra-thin silicon detector for particle physics. The laboratory is equipped with a clean-room (class 10000),  a Mitutoyo Crysta APEX 9166 coordinate measuring machine, including an optical system ("optical head") to measure three spatial coordinates, aluminium wedge bonder machines, probe stations with micrometric pass, system for automatic assembly of detector modules, laser machine for micro-bonding.

Collaborations with companies and institutions

INFN - Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (main partner)
CERN - The European Organization for Nuclear Research
IN2P3 - CNRS Centre national de la recherche scientifique
Institute of Particle Physics, Central China Normal University (CCNU) 
STFC Daresbury Laboratory 
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
LBNL, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, KIPT-KFTI
Institute of Physics, St. Petersburg State University
KISTI Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information
Yonsei University (South Korea)
Department of Physics - Pusan National University (South Korea