A STAR

In February 2021, after some inspection, senior operations specialist Humberto “Bert” Gonzalez holds up a module called the STAR detector — Solenoidal Tracker At Rhic — for Forward Silicon Tracker, or FST, for Brookhaven National Laboratory. Brookhaven National Laboratory, detector, people Photo: Leticia Shaddix

In February 2021, after some inspection, senior operations specialist Humberto “Bert” Gonzalez holds up a module called the STAR detector — Solenoidal Tracker At Rhic — for Forward Silicon Tracker, or FST, for Brookhaven National Laboratory. Photo: Leticia Shaddix

Fermilab technical specialist Gary Teafoe measures the STAR module. people, detector, Brookhaven National Laboratory Photo: Leticia Shaddix

Fermilab technical specialist Gary Teafoe measures the STAR module. Photo: Leticia Shaddix

Gonzalez puts the module in a case. people, detector, Brookhaven National Laboratory Photo: Leticia Shaddix

Gonzalez puts the module in a case. Photo: Leticia Shaddix