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RIS citation export for WEYYPLM2: The 2018 Heavy-Ion Run of the LHC

AU  - Jowett, J.M.
AU  - Bahamonde Castro, C.
AU  - Bartmann, W.
AU  - Bracco, C.
AU  - Bruce, R.
AU  - Coello, J.
AU  - Dilly, J.
AU  - Fartoukh, S.D.
AU  - Fol, E.
AU  - Fuster-Martínez, N.
AU  - Garcia-Tabares, A.
AU  - Hofer, M.
AU  - Holzer, E.B.
AU  - Jebramcik, M.A.
AU  - Keintzel, J.
AU  - Lechner, A.
AU  - Maclean, E.H.
AU  - Malina, L.
AU  - Medvedeva, T.
AU  - Mereghetti, A.
AU  - Mirarchi, D.
AU  - Persson, T. H. B.
AU  - Petersen, B.Aa.
AU  - Redaelli, S.
AU  - Salvachua, B.
AU  - Schaumann, M.
AU  - Schwick, C.
AU  - Solfaroli, M.
AU  - Spitznagel, M.L.
AU  - Timko, H.
AU  - Tomás, R.
AU  - Wegscheider, A.
AU  - Wenninger, J.
AU  - Wollmann, D.
ED  - Boland, Mark
ED  - Tanaka, Hitoshi
ED  - Button, David
ED  - Dowd, Rohan
TI  - The 2018 Heavy-Ion Run of the LHC
J2  - Proc. of IPAC2019, Melbourne, Australia, 19-24 May 2019
CY  - Melbourne, Australia
T2  - International Partile Accelerator Conference
T3  - 10
LA  - english
AB  - The fourth one-month Pb-Pb collision run brought LHC Run 2 to an end in December 2018. Following the tendency to reduce dependence on the configuration of the preceding proton run, a completely new optics cycle with the strongest ever focussing at the ALICE and LHCb experiments was designed and rapidly implemented, demonstrating the maturity of the collider’s operating modes. Beam-loss monitor thresholds were carefully adjusted to provide optimal protection from the multiple loss mechanisms in heavy-ion operation. A switch from a basic bunch-spacing of 100 ns to 75 ns was made as the beam became available from the injector chain. A new record luminosity, 6 times the original design and close to the operating value proposed for HL-LHC, provided validation of the strategy for mitigating quenches due to bound-free pair production (BFPP) at the interaction points of the ATLAS and CMS experiments. Most of the beam parameters of the HL-LHC Pb-Pb upgrade were attained during this run and the integrated luminosity goals for the first 10 years of LHC operation were substantially exceeded.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 2258
EP  - 2261
KW  - luminosity
KW  - heavy-ion
KW  - optics
KW  - experiment
KW  - proton
DA  - 2019/06
PY  - 2019
SN  - 978-3-95450-208-0
DO  - DOI: 10.18429/JACoW-IPAC2019-WEYYPLM2
UR  - http://jacow.org/ipac2019/papers/weyyplm2.pdf
ER  -