Achintya Rao

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LS2 Report: Rejuvenation for the Antiproton Decelerator

The Antiproton Decelerator will see refurbishment work that will help its experiments to trap more antimatter than before

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Accelerators
12 March, 2019

First Web browser revived during hackathon

As part of CERN’s celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the Web, an international team is at CERN to recreate the WorldWideWeb browser

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Computing
26 February, 2019
Computing
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26 February, 19
Computing
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26 February, 19

LS2 report: The PS’s magnets prepare for higher energies

Following our article on the PS Booster, we take a look at the next link in CERN’s accelerator chain: the venerable PS and its magnet system

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Accelerators
13 February, 2019

LHC experiments share highlights for 2018

ALICE, ATLAS, CMS and LHCb presented their key physics results at an end-of-year series of talks

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Physics
14 December, 2018
Physics
News
14 December, 18
Physics
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14 December, 18

The hunt for leptoquarks is on

Recent results from CMS explore third-generation leptoquarks: hypothetical particles that combine the properties of leptons and quarks

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Physics
19 September, 2018
Physics
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19 September, 18
Physics
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19 September, 18

Success for AWAKE

The experiment successfully accelerated electrons with plasma wakefields generated by protons, a world first

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Experiments
10 September, 2018
Experiments
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10 September, 18
Experiments
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10 September, 18

AWAKE successfully accelerates electrons

Proton beams from the SPS at CERN were used to generate plasma waves upon which the electrons “surfed”

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Experiments
29 August, 2018
Experiments
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29 August, 18
Experiments
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29 August, 18

Bringing CMS to South Korea

Virtual visits give CMS collaborators in Seoul chance to introduce students to particle physics

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Experiments
21 June, 2016
Experiments
News
21 June, 16
Experiments
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21 June, 16

Honey, I shrunk the vacuum chambers!

A new technique developed at CERN will allow electron synchrotrons to operate at higher energies by reducing the diameter of the beam pipes

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Engineering
02 May, 2018
Engineering
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2 May, 18
Engineering
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2 May, 18

The 2018 data-taking run at the LHC has begun

The LHC operators hope to break last year’s record for total proton-proton collisions delivered to the experiments

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Accelerators
30 April, 2018

Young refugees perform rapid-prototyping at CERN

Participants enrolled in the “We Start” programme spent a day immersed in technology

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Knowledge sharing
23 March, 2018
Knowledge sharing
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23 March, 18
Knowledge sharing
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23 March, 18

Higgs results take centre stage at annual Moriond conference

ATLAS and CMS present new measurements of the properties of the Higgs boson

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Physics
19 March, 2018