Updates tagged "CMS"

A bumper crop of LHC results at Quark Matter 2018

18 May 2018 — The main LHC collaborations present a wealth of new results at this year’s Quark Matter conference

Long-lived physics

18 Jan 2018 — The CMS collaboration closes in on exotic long-lived particles that could get trapped in its detector layers

CMS releases more than one petabyte of open data

20 Dec 2017 — This release includes datasets that were used to discover the Higgs boson

LHC experiments highlight 2017 results

19 Dec 2017 — On 15 December, the LHC experiments ALICE, ATLAS, CMS and LHCb reviewed their recent experimental results

ATLAS and CMS join forces to tackle top-quark asymmetry

20 Oct 2017 — Top marks for the Standard Model as LHC experiments ATLAS and CMS study the subtle behaviour of the heaviest particle

ATLAS and CMS celebrate their 25th anniversaries

2 Oct 2017 — On 1 October 1992, the newly formed ATLAS and CMS collaborations both submitted letters of intent for the construction of their detectors

LHC rocks the seesaw model

26 Sep 2017 — CMS experiment delves into the mystery of neutrino masses

Detectors: unique superconducting magnets

20 Sep 2017 — The third article in our series on superconductors takes us to the heart of the detectors and their extraordinary and powerful magnets

Happy 5th anniversary, Higgs boson!

4 Jul 2017 — Five years ago, the ATLAS and CMS collaborations announced the discovery of the Higgs boson

Kick-off for the 2017 LHC physics season

23 May 2017 — Data-taking has started again at the LHC: the experiments are continuing their exploration of physics at the unprecedented energy of 13 TeV.

LHC: preparations for a new season of physics

15 May 2017 — Adjustments to the thousands of pieces of equipment making up the LHC are ongoing before data taking can start for 2017

Silicon sandwiches feed LHC’s upgraded collision appetite

29 Mar 2017 — CMS high-luminosity LHC upgrade requires new silicon sensors, to better distinguish between particles from multiple collisions

Here’s what open-heart surgery at the LHC looks like

14 Mar 2017 — See in images how the “heart” of the CMS detector, its Pixel Tracker, was replaced

Open-heart surgery for CMS

3 Mar 2017 — This week the CMS collaboration is replacing the heart of its detector: its tracking system

Quark Matter 2017: understanding the early universe

10 Feb 2017 — The LHC experiment collaborations presented their latest results at the Quark Matter conference on how matter behaved in the universe's first moments

How can high energy physics help the water shortage?

20 Jan 2017 — CERN is now part of a research project to develop a system for optimised irrigation, based on technologies developed for high energy physics

CERN hosts live reddit Q&A on CMS open data

1 Jun 2016 — CERN conducted its fourth reddit AMA to discuss the recent release of 300 terabytes of data from the CMS collaboration

Return of the LHC – season 2 continues

29 Mar 2016 — The LHC has introduced beam for the first time since the year-end technical stop began in December 2015

LHC collides ions at new record energy

25 Nov 2015 — The accelerator is colliding leads ions at an energy about twice as high as that of any previous collider experiment

ATLAS and CMS experiments shed light on Higgs properties

1 Sep 2015 — At the 2015 LHCP conference the collaborations presented for the first time combined measurements of many properties of the Higgs boson


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