CERN people

Updates and information for CERN people. To search the phonebook, find CERN websites, services and more see the directory. CERN people can submit content to this section.

There’s more to particle physics at CERN than colliders

21 Sep 2016 — Creation of a Physics Beyond Colliders study group to provide input to the next update of the European Strategy for Particle Physics


De-squeeze the beams: TOTEM and ATLAS/ALFA

19 Sep 2016 — A special proton-proton run with larger beam sizes at the interaction point is intended to probe the p-p elastic scattering regime at small angles

LHC Report: playing with angles

19 Sep 2016 — Ready (after a machine development period), steady (running), go (for a special run)!

News from Council - September 2016

19 Sep 2016 — Fabiola Gianotti, CERN’s Director-General, shares the news from Council who met this week

How the LHC is inspiring a Smart Urban Farm Startup

19 Sep 2016 — Innovative ideas blossom at the KT Entrepreneurship meet-ups

Computer Security: e-mail is broken and nothing we can do

19 Sep 2016 — Have you ever received an e-mail from a friend or someone you know and been surprised or appalled by its contents?

ISOLDE physicists win Young Scientist prize

16 Sep 2016 — Young Scientist Prize, granted by the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics awarded to researchers for work at CERN’s ISOLDE

LHCb Early-Career Scientist Awards

15 Sep 2016 — On 15 September 2016, the LHCb collaboration awarded the first set of prizes for outstanding contributions of early-career scientists.

From the CERN community

The gift of feedback (part 2)

“When feedback is specific and timely, and also accompanied by a genuinely positive intention, it may be considered to be a gift”. This was the concluding message of the article in the last Bulletin. But how can negative feedback be perceived as an appreciated and useful gift?

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 19 Sep 2016

The gift of feedback

Dealing with feedback is an essential part of any learning process. Taking into account other people’s perceptions of what we do or say can be a very valuable insight into ways in which we can develop and improve our performance. However, knowing how to give feedback does not come naturally, and we...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 1 Sep 2016

Updates from the clubs

17 Sep 2016 – Open Doors at the CERN Dancing Club

15 Sep 2016 – Films from the beginning of the 20th Century

12 Sep 2016 – Films from the beginning of the 20th Century