PHENIX detector results, computer graphic

PHENIX detector results, computer graphic

C021/9605 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.0MB

Downloadable file size: 5.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Restrictions: Editorial use only

Caption: PHENIX detector results. Computer graphic presenting the results of data collected at the PHENIX (Pioneering High Energy Nuclear Interaction eXperiment) detector at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC), Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York, USA. This particle accelerator began operating in 2000. This data is from its second operational cycle. Reconstructed tracks (in green) point towards the location of the collisions. The beam path is shown in red. The PHENIX detector is designed to help understand the quark-gluon plasma (QGP), a state of matter that existed in the early universe after the Big Bang.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2009, 21st century, artwork, beam, beams, black background, bnl, brookhaven national laboratory, cgi, collider, colliding, collision, computer graphic, cosmological, cosmology, digitally generated, experiment, heavy ions, high energy, illustration, model, new york, no-one, nobody, north america, north american, particle accelerator, particle physics, particle tracks, phenix, physical, physics, pioneering high energy nuclear interaction experiment, powerful, qgp, quark-gluon plasma, relativistic heavy ion collider, relativity, research, rhic, united states, us, usa

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.