Before the LHC was shut down for the winter, the operators tested techniques under development for its successor, the High-Luminosity LHC (HL-LHC)
CERN was the guest of honour at the Automnales, Geneva’s huge annual fair: ten days of encounters and exchanges with the general public.
Tens of thousands of people visited CERN’s stand at the Automnales, where they were welcomed by enthusiastic volunteers
The LHC’s 2017 proton run has ended with record luminosity. The special runs will now take place before the winter shutdown.
Pass on CERN’s passion for science at Geneva’s Automnales fair, where the Laboratory will be the guest of honour.
Partially ionised xenon atoms have been accelerated in the SPS to test a new gamma-ray source concept
The LHC is operating for several hours with the nuclei of xenon atoms
The restaurant area for official lunches and dinners has been renovated to create an elegant and high-tech setting
Intensity tests have been successfully completed on the FRESCA2 magnet. It will serve as a test bench for the development of more powerful magnets
Superconductors are the primary focus of next week’s major EUCAS 2017 conference, which will also include events aimed at the general public