Abstract : After a general introduction on the Quark Gluon Plasma and a short overview of the experimental results obtained so far with heavy-ion collisions at the SPS and at the RHIC, the physics goals of the ALICE experiment at the LHC are presented.
P. Crochet. The ALICE experiment at the LHC. Heimholtz International Summer School On Dense Matter In Heavy Ion Collisions And Astrophysics, Aug 2006, Dubna, Russia. Springer, 39, pp.1068, 2008. <in2p3-00106317>