A hardware track finder for the ATLAS trigger

A. Annovi, M. Beretta, E. Brubaker, V. Cavasinni, A. Cortes Gonzalez, F. Crescioli, H. DeBerg, M. Dell'Orso, M. Dunford, M. Franklin, P. Giannetti, A. Kapliy, Y. K. Kim, P. Laurell, T. Liss, A. McCarn, C. Mills, M. Neubauer, G. Punzi, F. SarriM. Shochet, I. Vivarelli, G. Volpi, K. Yorita, S. Zotov

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Motivations, applications and design of the FastTracker upgrade for the ATLAS trigger are reported. The system would increase flexibility and power of the ATLAS high-level triggers by providing full inner detector tracking to all trigger algorithms within a short latency.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)981-983
Number of pages3
JournalNuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica B
Issue number6-7
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Jun 1


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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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Annovi, A., Beretta, M., Brubaker, E., Cavasinni, V., Cortes Gonzalez, A., Crescioli, F., DeBerg, H., Dell'Orso, M., Dunford, M., Franklin, M., Giannetti, P., Kapliy, A., Kim, Y. K., Laurell, P., Liss, T., McCarn, A., Mills, C., Neubauer, M., Punzi, G., ... Zotov, S. (2008). A hardware track finder for the ATLAS trigger. Nuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica B, 123(6-7), 981-983. https://doi.org/10.1393/ncb/i2008-10631-6