CERN-Award for Giovanni Mocellin


Giovanni Mocellin of the Physics Institute III A was honoured for "many substantial and original contributions to the GE1/1 system, from simulation studies to chamber testing and characterization and commissioning at CERN. These achievements were instrumental to reach the GEM detectors' required performance".

  Giovanni Mocelllin at his desk at CERN Copyright: © G. Mocellin

Mr Mocellin's doctoral thesis is on the upgrade of the muon system (GE1/1), which will improve the acceptance and efficiency of the CMS detector in the forward region.