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How to build radon smart sensors based on CERN technology

26 Jun 2017 — CERN-led project on smart radon sensor was selected for the final round of the MassChallenge 2017 Start-up Accelerator Programme

Musician Howie Day records love song to physics

23 Jun 2017 — After Howie Day heard a parody of his 2004 single “Collide”, he flew to Switzerland to sing it at the LHC

The crown jewel of the HL-LHC magnets

20 Jun 2017 — The new quadrupole magnets designed for the insertion regions for the LHC upgrade exploit cutting-edge technological innovations

Your Privacy Matters

20 Jun 2017 — In an age of increasing awareness of the importance of privacy, it is critical for us to take all measures possible to protect personal data

LHC Report: clear skies for the 2017 LHC run

20 Jun 2017 — As the last step before the intensity ramping-up, the week 23 was dedicated for the scrubbing of the beam pipes

Tell us your Higgs stories

20 Jun 2017 — On the 5th anniversary of the Higgs discovery announcement, we will publish your best Higgs stories

Baby MIND moved to East Hall

19 Jun 2017 — Great manoeuvres have been undertaken by two neutrino detectors at CERN: ICARUS and Baby MIND

Ombuds' corner

Fourth Letter from Ombudsland – bystander action matters!

I’m just back from the annual conference of the International Ombudsman Association, and this time the keynote presentation was focused on the role of the ‘bystander’ or the person who witnesses an unacceptable or potentially harmful situation and does nothing. Yet they have an influence simply by...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 19 May 2017

Updates from the clubs

violin/piano recording

Jazz Club, 28 Jun 2017 — CERN, Main Auditorium

CERN CineClub - In July

Cineclub, 28 Jun 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Seminar with Adam Radecki sensei

Kashima no Tachi Kenjutsu (KTK) Section, 21 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017 — Shung Do Kwan

What's on today at CERN

There are no featured events today for CERN people. For other events at CERN, see the events page for scientists.

CERN People events

ATLAS Photography Workshop

ATLAS Outreach Public Workshops & Events, 29 Jun 2017 to 30 Jun 2017 — CERN, 29-1-001

HPC Futures

Commemorations, 30 Jun 2017 to 1 Jul 2017 — Hyatt Regency Cambridge Massachusetts, Charles View Ballroom

Upcoming training courses

Increase Personal Awareness to Maximize Performance

Personal Development and Communication - 1 available places

28 Jun 2017

C++: Embedded C++

Technical - 2 available places

29 Jun 2017

Self-Rescue Mask - Refresher (en)

Safety Training - 7 available places

29 Jun 2017

Induction Programme - quarterly session

Your career @ CERN - 3 available places

29 Jun 2017

CMS - Technical Shifter (en)

Safety Training - 7 available places

30 Jun 2017