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Experiments  THAT CURRENTLY USE PDSF include:
ALICE - A Large Ion Collider Experiment
The ALICE Collaboration utilizes a dedicated heavy-ion detector to exploit the unique physics potential of nucleus-nucleus interactions at the LHC at CERN.
PDSF Contact: Jeff Porter
The Alice collaboration transfers data to PDSF for data analysis.
ATLAS - A Toroid LHC ApparatuS
ATLAS is a particle physics experiment at the LHC at CERN.  The primary purpose of the detector will be studies of the origin of mass at the electroweak scale as well as studies of top quark decays and supersymmetry searches.
PDSF Contact: Ian Hinchliffe
The Atlas collaboration transfers data to PDSF for analysis and also runs detector simulations at PDSF.
DAYABAY - The Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment
The Daya Bay Neutrino Experiment is a neutrino-oscillation experiment designed to measure the mixing angle θ13 using anti-neutrinos produced by the reactors of the Daya Bay and Ling Ao nuclear power plants in China.
PDSF Contact: Craig Tull
The dayabay experiment transfers data from China to PDSF for analysis.
STAR - Solenoidal Tracker At RHIC
STAR searches for signatures of quark-gluon plasma (QGP) formation and also investigates the behavior of strongly interacting matter at high energy density at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) located at Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York.
PDSF Contact: Jeff Porter
The STAR collaboration transfers data to PDSF for analysis, runs simulation jobs over the grid at PDSF,  and does detector efficiency calculations (embedding) at PDSF.
 IceCube - A neutrino telescope located at the South Pole
IceCube uses 5,160 detectors buried up to 2452 meters deep under a square kilometer of pristine Antarctic ice to investigate what powers the most energetic engines in the cosmos that fuel the bombardment of cosmic rays to earth.
PDSF Contact: Chang Hyon Ha
The IceCube experiment uses PDSF for data analysis and simulations.