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Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer-02 Briefing Materials
03.24.11
Dr. Samuel Ting, Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer Principal Investigator

Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) Experiment Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) Experiment
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Largest Accelerator in the World Largest Accelerator in the World
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Highest Energy Particles are Produced in the Cosmos Highest Energy Particles are Produced in the Cosmos
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Map of Collaborators Map of Collaborators
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Final of 3 Scientific Reviews of AMS by the U.S. DOE Final of 3 Scientific Reviews of AMS by the U.S. DOE
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NASA Support of AMS NASA Support of AMS
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DOE and MIT Support of AMS DOE and MIT Support of AMS
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AMS Detectors AMS Detectors
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AMS Energy Detection Chart AMS Energy Detection Chart
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Permanent Magnet Permanent Magnet
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Veto System Rejects Random Cosmic Rays Veto System Rejects Random Cosmic Rays
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Construction of Veto Counters in RWTH, Germany Construction of Veto Counters in RWTH, Germany
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Time of Flight Time of Flight
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Transition Radiation Detector Transition Radiation Detector
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9,000 Straw Tube Detector Manufactured 9,000 Straw Tube Detector Manufactured
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Completion of 10 Year Effort Completion of 10 Year Effort
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Silicon Tracker Silicon Tracker
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Construction of the Silicon Tracker Under Microscope in Switzerland Construction of the Silicon Tracker Under Microscope in Switzerland
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It has Taken 50 Engineers 3 Years to Complete the Detector It has Taken 50 Engineers 3 Years to Complete the Detector
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Inner Tracker Installed Within the Magnet Inner Tracker Installed Within the Magnet
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Ring Imaging Cherenkov Ring Imaging Cherenkov (RICH)
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Rich Detector - 10,880 Photosensors RICH Detector - 10,880 Photosensors
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Electromagnetic Calorimeter Electromagnetic Calorimeter (ECAL)
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Construction of the ECAL in Pisa Construction of the ECAL in Pisa
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Electromagnetic Calorimeter (ECAL) Electromagnetic Calorimeter (ECAL)
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AMS in the ESA Thermal Vacuum Chamber AMS in the ESA Thermal Vacuum Chamber
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AMS in Test Beam AMS in Test Beam
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Loading of AMS into US Air Force C5-M at Geneva Airport Loading of AMS into US Air Force C5-M at Geneva Airport
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AMS Photo AMS Photo
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Fundamental Science on the International Space Station Fundamental Science on the International Space Station
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AMS Will Measure Cosmic Ray Spectra AMS Will Measure Cosmic Ray Spectra
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Origin of Dark Matter Origin of Dark Matter
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Physics of AMS: Search for Antimatter Universe Physics of AMS: Search for Antimatter Universe
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Search for New Matter in the Universe Search for New Matter in the Universe
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Most Exciting Objective of AMS Most Exciting Objective of AMS
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Discoveries in Physics Discoveries in Physics
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Trent Martin, Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer Program Manager

AMS on the International Space Station AMS on the International Space Station
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AMS Photo AMS Photo
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AMS Loaded into Canister AMS Loaded into Canister
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Matter/Antimatter Matter/Antimatter
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