CDF Virtual Tour CDF Virtual Tour
Here are a series of short videos to give you a sense of what it is like to work at CDF. Click on a title or image to watch the video (requires Flash).
Welcome to CDF:
An Introduction to the
Collider Detector at Fermilab

(13 minutes)
A Day in the Life of an Ace
Part I: What do aces do?

(1 minute 30 seconds)
A Day in the Life of an Ace
Part II: Owl Shifts

(1 minute)
CDF in a Nutshell:
Part I: Beam Pipe and Silicon Detector

(2 minutes 30 seconds)
CDF in a Nutshell:
Part II: The COT

(1 minute 45 seconds)
CDF in a Nutshell:
Part III: Magnet and Calorimeters

(2 minutes)
CDF in a Nutshell:
Part IV: Muon Chambers and Conclusion

(2 minutes 30 seconds)
Ask a Co-spokesperson:
Calorimeters

(1 minute 15 seconds)
Ask a Co-spokesperson:
The COT (drift chamber)

(1 minute)
POV of a CDF Tour Guide
(2 minutes)
In the Control Room:
Reading an Event Display

(2 minutes)
Fun with Light Guides
(20 seconds)
What is Luminosity?
(40 seconds)
Trigger System
(1 minute)




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Created by Jennifer Lauren Lee; updated January 2008 by JLL.