# Provision of Tier-2 computer hardware and system support from February 2010 to March 2011.

Lead Research Organisation: University of Liverpool
Department Name: Physics

### Abstract

The GRID is the world-wide computing system being constructed to provide the computing power needed to analyse the data being taken with the new large hadron collider (LHC) based at CERN that started running in 2009. This computing power is spread over large central clusters (Tier-1) and based in individual University departments (Tier-2). Hundreds of thousands of computers will be needed. Everything is connected together using the Internet and jobs are run automatically in such a way that the computers are used in the most efficient manner.

### ORCID iD

David Hutchcroft (Principal Investigator)

### Publications

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Aaij R (2016) First observation of the decay B s 0 ? K S 0 K *(892)0 at LHCb in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2014) Angular analysis of charged and neutral B ? Kµ + µ - decays in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2014) Search for CP violation in D ± ? K S 0 K ± and D s ± ? K S 0 p ± decays in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2014) Observation of the ? b 0 ? J/? pp - decay in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2015) Measurement of the time-integrated CP asymmetry in D 0 ? K S 0 K S 0 decays in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2015) Measurement of forward Z ? e+e- production at s = 8 $$\sqrt{s}=8$$ TeV in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2015) Search for the ? b 0 ? ?? ' and ? b 0 ? ?? decays with the LHCb detector in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2014) Measurement of CP asymmetry in B s 0 ? D s ± K ± decays in Journal of High Energy Physics

Aaij R (2014) Measurement of CP asymmetry in D 0 ? K - K + and D 0 ? p - p + decays in Journal of High Energy Physics

Description The findings have improved the knowledge of the fundamental parameters of the universe. Including all of the particle physics experimental results from the LHC and other particle physics projects for the last seven years. Including the discovery of the Higgs and associated cultural impact.
First Year Of Impact 2010
Sector Education
Impact Types Cultural