Master theses

Master theses completed at the Institute for Subatomic Physics
Since 2012
 

The description of high-energy electromagnetic cascades in a highly granular digital calorimeter
2019, P.R. Renes
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann, M. Spruit, N. van der Kolk
Available at UU Repository

First observation of the decay Lb->Dsp
2018, M. Tervoert
Supervisors: L.J. Bel, N. Tuning, A. Mischke, A. Grelli
Available at UU Repository

D*+ Meson Nuclear Modification Factor in Pb-Pb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV
2018, P.W. Gaemers
Supervisors: A. Grelli, A. Mischke
Available at UU Repository

Open heavy-flavour production in high-energy proton-proton and nucleus-nucleus collisions at CERN-LHC energies
2017, L.A. Vermunt
Supervisors: A. Mischke, A. Grelli 
Available at UU Repository

Feasibility and Quality Assessment of Model-Based Respiratory Motion Compensation in Positron Emission Tomography
2017, M. Verra
Supervisors: A. Mischke, R. Bastiaannet
Available at UU Repository

Beauty of the Quark Gluon Plasma - Prospect for B0 measurement in ALICE
2017, L.V.R.  van Doremalen
Supervisors: A. Mischke, A. Grelli
Available at UU Repository

PMT calibrations and radon measurements in a liquid xenon time projection chamber
2017, K.D. van Teutem
Supervisors: A.P. Colijn, E. Hogenbirk
Available at UU Repository

VIS/NIR Photocurrent Spectroscopy on Organic Semiconductors by Lock-in Amplification
2016, A.L. van der Feltz
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann, D. van Oosten, B. Fraboni, A. Ciavatti
Available at UU Repository

D*+ meson measurement in proton-proton collisions at √S = 8 TeV with the ALICE detector
2016, D. Leermakers
Supervisors: A. Grelli, A. Mischke
Available at UU Repository

Improvement of the light collection from inorganic scintillator crystals with photonic crystals
2016, R.H. Pots
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings, D. van Oosten, A. Auffray

Neutral Mesons & Direct Photon Flow
2016, M.H.P.A. Sas
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann
Available at UU Repository

First light of XAMS; Electronic recoil calibration of the Netherland's first dual-phase xenon time projection chamber
2015, M.K.M. Bader
Supervisors: P. Decowski, A.P. Colijn, E. Hogenbirk
Available at UU Repository

Pre-Alignment of CLIC - Rasclic versus WPS
2015, N. Deelen
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings, A. Grelli, H. van der Graaf, H.M. Durand
Available at UU Repository

Position reconstruction and data quality in XENON
2015, B.E.J. Pelssers
Supervisors: M.P. Decowski, R.J.M. Snellings, A. Tiseni
Available at UU Repository

Search for CP T and Lorentz violation in B0 mixing with B0 → J/ψ KS0 at LHCb
2015, M.C. van Veghel
Supervisors: J. van Tilburg, R.J.M. Snellings
Available at UU Repository

Measurement of the branching fractions of Bs0->Ds K, Bs0->Ds Pi and B0->Ds K
2014, L.J. Bel
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings, N. Tuning
Available at UU Repository

D∗+ reconstruction in proton-proton interactions at √s = 8 TeV with the ALICE detector at the Large Hadron Collider
2014, A.M. Veen
Supervisors: A. Mischke, A. Grelli
Available at UU Repository

Inclusive spectra and two-particle correlations in pp collisions at √s = 7 TeV with ALICE
2014, P.J.J.P. Versteeg
Supervisors: M. van Leeuwen, T. Peitzmann
Available at UU Repository

Data analysis from the beam test at DESY for the FoCal prototype
2013, A. Apostolou
Supervisors: G.J. Nooren, T. Peitzmann
Available at UU Repository

Electromagnetic Shower Recognition with a Forward Calorimeter for the ALICE Experiment
2013, A.I. Babeanu
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann, D. Lodato
Available at UU Repository

Elliptic flow of inclusive electrons at √SNN = 2.76 TeV Pb-Pb collisions with the ALICE detector
2013, L. Brenner
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings, A. Dubla
Available at UU Repository

Azimuthal angular correlations of heavy flavour decay electrons and charged hadrons in proton-proton collisions at √S = 7 TeV using the ALICE detector
2013, J. van der Maarel
Supervisors: A. Mischke, D. Thomas
Available at UU Repository

Azimuthal angular correlations between heavy-flavour electrons and charged hadrons in semi-central lead-lead collisions at 2.76 TeV at ALICE
2013, N. Mohammadi
Supervisors: A. Mischke, D. Thomas
Available at UU Repository

Blast-Wave Model Fit for Identified Particle Spectra and Elliptic Flow
2013, Z. Wu
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings, Y. Zhou
Available at UU Repository

Azimuthal anisotropy of phi-mesons in √sNN = 2.76 TeV Pb--Pb Collisions at ALICE
2012, R.A. Bertens
Supervisors: R.J.M. Snellings

The development of a GEANT based Monte Carlo simulation framework for the R&D process of the FoCal calorimeter
2012, P. Blenkers
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann
Available at UU Repository

Radiation in the FoCal detector and the photon response and resolution of the FoCal detector with a background
2012, M.H.F. van de Klundert
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann, G.J. Nooren
Available at UU Repository

Measurement of Z boson production in the muon decay channel in lead-lead collisions at √sNN = 2.76 TeV with the ATLAS detector
2012, J. Onderwaater
Supervisors: T. Peitzmann, A. Milov
Available at UU Repository

Next-to-leading order QCD predictions for H → b ̄b and Z →b ̄b at √s=7 TeV and mH =125 GeV, using the parton-level generator MCFM
2012, S.J.D. Piebinga
Supervisors: R.S. Thorne, T. Peitzmann
Available at UU Repository