Focus on Barbara Trzeciak

by Virginia Greco. Published: 12 July 2018

At Quark Matter 2018, Barbara Antonina Trzeciak, a postdoc at the University of Utrecht, was assigned the Elsevier Young Scientist Award for the best experimental talk, ex eaquo with Michael Knichel. We talked with her to know more about her career path and research activities.

In memoriam of Oliver Busch

Published: 12 July 2018

It was with great sadness that we learned that our colleague Oliver Busch – TRD Technical Coordinator, former PWG-JE convenor, and longtime ALICE collaborator – passed away on March 31st, one week prior to his 42ndbirthday and one month before moving to Japan to take up a tenured professorship at the University of Tsukuba.  

Focus on Michael Knichel

by Virginia Greco. Published: 12 July 2018

At the Quark Matter 2018 Conference, which took place last May in Venice (Italy), Michael Knichel presented recent results of his ‘analysis of the apparent nuclear modification in peripheral 5.02 TeV Pb-Pb collisions with ALICE’ and was assigned the Elsevier Young Scientist Award for the best experimental talk, ex aequo with Barbara Trzeciak.