Mgr. Petr Hamal


2009 Master degree, Applied physics, Palacký University, Olomouc


since 2011 Researcher, doctoral student, Institute of Physics of Academy of Science of Czech Republic
since 2011 Junior Researcher, Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials, Palacký University, Olomouc

Research interests

Modelling and simulation in high energy physics, soft-diffraction in QCD, ATLAS forward physics, ATLAS exclusive productions. Data processing and analysis of the ATLAS forward region in combination with ATLAS central detector.

Experimental experiences

Experiences with the Inner tracker detector and ALFA forward detectors of the ATLAS experiment, data processing and analysis.

Selected publications

Author of numerous publications for the ATLAS experiment (CERN, Geneva, Switzerland).

Selected Publications with a primary contribution as a member of the ALFA group of the ATLAS experiment:

Measurement of the total cross section from elastic scattering in pp collisions at √s=7 TeV with the ATLAS detector, ATLAS Collaboration, Nuclear Physics B, Volume 889, December 2014, Pages 486-548, ISSN 0550-3213.


Participation in international collaboration

since 2009 – experiment ATLAS, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland