Search for long-lived particles produced in pp collisions at root s=13 TeV that decay into displaced hadronic jets in the ATLAS muon spectrometer
M Aaboud, G Aad, B Abbott, O Abdinov, B Abeloos, DK Abhayasinghe, SH Abidi, OS AbouZeid, NL Abraham, H Abramowicz, H Abreu, Y Abulaiti, BS Acharya, S Adachi, L Adamczyk, J Adelman, M Adersberger, A Adiguzel, T Adye, AA Affolder Show all
Physical Review D | AMER PHYSICAL SOC | Published : 2019
We thank CERN for the very successful operation of the LHC, as well as the support staff from our institutions without whom ATLAS could not be operated efficiently. We acknowledge the support of ANPCyT, Argentina; Yerevan Physics Institute, Armenia; ARC, Australia; BMWFW and FWF, Austria; Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Azerbaijan; State Science and Technology Committee, Belarus; CNPq and FAPESP, Brazil; NSERC, NRC and CFI, Canada; CERN; CONICYT, Chile; CAS, MOST and NSFC, China; COLCIENCIAS, Colombia; MSMT CR, MPO CR and VSC CR, Czech Republic; DNRF and Danish Natural Science Research Council, Denmark; Institut national de physique nucleaire et de physique des particules, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut de recherche sur les lois fondamentales de l'Univers, Direction des Sciences de la Matiere, Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique, France; Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia, Georgia; BMBF, HGF, and MPG, Germany; General Secretariat for Research and Technology, Greece; RGC, Hong Kong SAR, China; ISF and Benoziyo Center, Israel; INFN, Italy; MEXT and JSPS, Japan; CNRST, Morocco; NWO, Netherlands; RCN, Norway; MNiSW and NCN, Poland; FCT, Portugal; Ministry of National Education, Institute of Atomic Physics, Romania; Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation of Russia and NRC KI, Russian Federation; Joint Institute for Nuclear Research; Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, Serbia; Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport, Slovakia; ARRS and MIZS, Slovenia; DST/NRF, South Africa; MINECO, Spain; Swedish Research Council and Wallenberg Foundation, Sweden; Secretariat for Education and Research, SNSF and Cantons of Bern and Geneva, Switzerland; MOST, Taiwan; TAEK, Turkey; STFC, United Kingdom; DOE and NSF, United States of America. In addition, individual groups and members have received support from BCKDF, CANARIE, CRC and Compute Canada, Canada; COST, ERC, ERDF, Horizon 2020, and Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, European Union; Investissements d' Avenir Labex and Idex, ANR, France; DFG and AvH Foundation, Germany; Herakleitos, Thales and Aristeia programmes co-financed by EU-ESF and the Greek NSRF, Greece; BSF-NSF and GIF, Israel; CERCA Programme Generalitat de Catalunya, Spain; The Royal Society and Leverhulme Trust, United Kingdom. The crucial computing support from all WLCG partners is acknowledged gratefully, in particular from CERN, the ATLAS Tier-1 facilities at TRIUMF (Canada), NDGF (Denmark, Norway, Sweden), CC-IN2P3 (France), KIT/GridKA (Germany), INFN-CNAF (Italy), NL-T1 (Netherlands), PIC (Spain), ASGC (Taiwan), RAL (UK) and BNL (USA), the Tier-2 facilities worldwide and large non-WLCG resource providers. Major contributors of computing resources are listed in Ref. .