Dr. Chaouki Boulahouache

Dr. Chaouki Boulahouache
Director of Physics Lab and Instructional Assistant Professor
Department of Marine Sciences
Bld# 3001, Office 128

E-mail: boulahoc@tamug.edu
Phone: (409) 740-4820
Fax: (409) 740-4429

Education:

Ph.D. Experimental Physics, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, 2002
M.Sc. Experimental Physics, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, 2002
High Energy Physics Diploma, International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1997
B.Sc. Theoretical Physics, University of Constantine, Constantine, Algeria, 1995

Specialty/Expertise:

Experimental Physics (Particle Physics/High Energy Physics) as well as High Energy Theoretical Physics.

Research Interests:

General Physics, Particle Physics, Theoretical/Experimental Physics.

Courses Taught:

College Physics I: Algebra based-Physics (Mechanics)
College Physics II: Algebra based-Physics (Electricity, Magnetism and Optics)
University Physics I: Calculus based-Physics (Mechanics)
University Physics II: Calculus based-Physics (Electricity, Magnetism and Optics)

Selected Publications:

The performance of the CMS muon detector in proton-proton collisions at sqrt(s) = 7 TeV at the LHC
CMS Collaboration (Serguei Chatrchyan (Yerevan Phys. Inst.) et al.). Jun 28, 2013. 101 pp.
Published in JINST 8 (2013) P11002

Observation of a new boson at a mass of 125 GeV with the CMS experiment at the LHC
CMS Collaboration (Serguei Chatrchyan (Yerevan Phys. Inst.) et al.). Jul 2012. 32 pp.
Published in Phys.Lett. B716 (2012) 30-61

Performance of CMS muon reconstruction in pp collision events at sqrt(s)=7 TeV
CMS Collaboration (Serguei Chatrchyan (Yerevan Phys. Inst.) et al.). Jun 2012.
Published in JINST 7 (2012) P10002

The ATLAS LAr calorimeter level 1 trigger signal pre-processing system: Installation, commissioning and calibration results
ATLAS LAr Collaboration (Chaouki Boulahouache (Pittsburgh U.) for the collaboration). 2010. 8 pp. Published in IEEE Trans.Nucl.Sci. 57 (2010) 642-649

Expected Performance of the ATLAS Experiment - Detector, Trigger and Physics
ATLAS Collaboration (G. Aad et al.). Jan 2009. 1852 pp. SLAC-R-980, CERN-OPEN-2008-020

Prospects for early discoveries in final states with dileptons and jets: LRSM and leptoquarks
ATLAS Collaboration (Chaouki Boulahouache (Pittsburgh U.) for the collaboration). Nov 11, 2008. 3 pp.
Published in AIP Conf.Proc. 1078 (2009) 584-586

ATLAS liquid argon calorimeter front end electronics
N.J. Buchanan (Alberta U.) et al.. 2008. 59 pp. Published in JINST 3 (2008) P09003

Performance of a C(4)F(8)O gas radiator ring imaging Cerenkov detector using multi-anode photomultiplier tubes
M. Artuso (Syracuse U.) et al.. May 2005. 28 pp. Published in Nucl.Instrum.Meth. A558 (2006) 373-387

The CLEO RICH detector
M. Artuso (Syracuse U.) et al.. Jun 2005. 75 pp. Published in Nucl.Instrum.Meth. A554 (2005) 147-194

Measurement of lepton momentum moments in the decay anti-B ---> X l anti-nu and determination of heavy quark expansion parameters and |V(cb)|
CLEO Collaboration (A.H. Mahmood (Texas U., Pan American) et al.). Dec 2002. 21 pp. Published in Phys.Rev. D67 (2003) 072001

Lepton energy moments, operator product expansion and the CKM parameter matrix element, |V(cb)|}
Chaouki Boulahouache (Syracuse U.). 2002. 142 pp. UMI-30-65185

Construction, pattern recognition and performance of the CLEO-III LiF-TEA RICH detector
M. Artuso (Syracuse U.) et al.. Sep 2002. 10 pp. Published in Nucl.Instrum.Meth. A502 (2003) 91-100

Construction, pattern recognition and performance of the CLEO-III LiF-TEA RICH detector
M. Artuso (Syracuse U.) et al.. Sep 2002. 10 pp.
Published in Nucl.Instrum.Meth. A502 (2003) 91-100

One loop effects in various dimensions and D-branes
Chaouki Boulahouache (Syracuse U.), George Thompson (ICTP, Trieste). Jan 1998. 18 pp. Published in Int.J.Mod.Phys. A13 (1998) 5409-5424