Riegler & Morsch: ALICE preparing for the proton-lead run

by Panos Charitos. Published: 22 January 2013

Werner Riegler, Technical Coordinator of the ALICE experiment, explains the main challenges for the ALICE detector from the proton-lead run and the difficulties in getting a successful set of data

Andreas Morsch recalls the early days when the first LHC "upgrade" was decided as LHC had to go beyond its initial design specifications to provide this type of asymmetric collisions.