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ATLAS Pixel Detector

Author(s): Outreach, ATLAS, CERN

Submitted by: lila.mabiala@cern.ch

Published: February 7, 2011

ATLAS Pixel Detector

ATLAS Inner Detector (Pixel Detector and Silicon Tracker)

This colorful 3D animation is an excerpt from the film "ATLAS-Episode II, The Particles Strike Back." Shot with a bug's eye view of the inside of the detector. The viewer is taken on a tour of the inner workings of the detector, seeing critical pieces of the detector and hearing short explanations of how each works. Running time : 2min 53 sec



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