# Measurement of transverse energy at midrapidity in Pb-Pb collisions at $\sqrt{s_{\rm NN}} = 2.76$ TeV

Submission Date:
15/03/2016
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System:
Pb-Pb
Energy:
2.76 TeV
Abstract Plain Text:
The ALICE experiment has measured the transverse energy at mid-rapidity in PbPb collisions as a function of centrality at LHC energies.
We discuss studies of the transverse energy in PbPb collisions at  sqrt(sNN) = 2.76 TeV, and compare the results with theoretical models as well
as to data obtained at lower energies. We find a similar centrality dependence shape for mean of dEt/deta as was seen at
lower energies at RHIC, and a growth in mean dEt/deta  to LHC energies with sqrt(sNN).
These measurement place additional constraints on models that were successful in describing mean dEt/deta for LHC energies.

Paper proposal: https://indico.cern.ch/event/330318/session/1/contribution/3/material/slides/0.pdf