Chicago State University

Austin V. Harton

Assistant Professor of Physics, Interim Director of Engineering Studies

Dr. Austin Harton

Dr. Austin V. Harton

SCI 232, HWH 129

773-995-2847 (x2450)



S.B., EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

S.M., EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ph.D., EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Interests

Experimental high energy physics, optics, electronic imaging and display systems, nanotechnology.

Recent Presentations and Publications

Abbas, et al. (ALICE Collaboration) Mid-rapidity anti-baryon to baryon ratios in pp collisions at √sNN=0.9, 2.76 and 7 TeV , Eur. Phys. J.C. (2013),  vol. 723, pp. 267 (July 12, 2013).


Abelev, et al. (ALICE Collaboration) Transverse Momentum Distribution and Nuclear Modification Factor of Charged Particles in p+Pb Collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV, Phys. Rev. Lett.,  vol. 110,  (February 22, 2013).


A. Harton and E. Garcia on behalf of the VHMPID Collaboration: “A Novel High Momentum Particle Identification Detector for the Next Generation ALICE Experiment”, The XXIII International Conference on Ultrarelativistic Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions, Washington, D.C. (August, 2012)


A. Agocs, et. al., (VHMPID Collaboration): “VHMPID: A New Detector for the ALICE Experiment at LHC”, HCBM 2010 – International Workshop on Hot and Cold Baryonic Matter, EPJ Web of Conferences Volume 13, 2011


A. V. Harton, M. Ahmed, A. Beuhler, F. Castro, L. Dawson, B. Herold, G. Kujawa,  K. Lee, R. Mareachen and A. Scaminaci,  “High Dynamic Range CMOS Image Sensor with Pixel Level ADC and In-situ Image Enhancement”,  Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 5677, pp. 67-77 (January, 2005).



American Physical Society

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers