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Around the LHC in 252 days

All of the interconnections between the LHC superconducting magnets have been opened: an important step for the diode consolidation project

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Accelerators
12 November, 2019
Accelerators
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12 November, 2019

Halfway towards LHC consolidation

One hundred and fifty people are hard at work upgrading the Large Hadron Collider’s superconducting magnets

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Accelerators
21 October, 2019
Accelerators
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21 October, 2019

Celebrating LEP’s physics legacy

Thirty years ago, after just three weeks of operation, the experiments of the Large Electron-Positron collider announced their first spectacular result

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Physics
11 October, 2019
Physics
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11 October, 2019

News from LS2: Dissipating the electron clouds

Two teams are treating the vacuum chambers of selected SPS magnets to limit the electron-cloud phenomenon, which can disrupt the beams

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Accelerators
01 October, 2019
Accelerators
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01 October, 2019

Installing high luminosity in the tunnel

The first definitive component of the High-Luminosity LHC, an absorber designed to protect the machine, has been installed in the LHC

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Accelerators
04 September, 2019
Accelerators
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04 September, 2019

LS2 Report: the complex case of vacuums in the experiments

New vacuum chambers are being developed for the ALICE and CMS experiments

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Engineering
23 July, 2019

LS2 Report: new components installed in the PS Booster

New injection and acceleration equipment is being installed in the PS Booster, which is in the midst of a major overhaul

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Accelerators
12 June, 2019

ATTRACT funding is awarded to 170 breakthrough projects

The EU-funded programme announces the successful proposals in its call for projects. CERN scientists are involved in 19 of the projects selected

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Knowledge sharing
21 May, 2019
Knowledge sharing
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21 May, 2019

The subterranean ballet of ALICE

During the long shutdown of CERN’s accelerators, the ALICE experiment at the LHC is removing and refurbishing or replacing the majority of its detectors

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Experiments
19 March, 2019
Experiments
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19 March, 2019

LS2 Report: a technological leap for the acceleration of SPS

The SPS radiofrequency acceleration system is being enhanced with a new technology: solid-state amplifiers

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Accelerators
26 February, 2019
Accelerators
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26 February, 2019

LS2 Report: metamorphosis of the Booster

In the first of our series of articles on work done during LS2, we focus on the second link in the accelerator chain, the PS Booster

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Accelerators
29 January, 2019
Accelerators
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29 January, 2019

The year of the crab

Tests carried out in 2018 on two crab cavities in the SPS validated their technical principle and many operating parameters

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Accelerators
15 January, 2019
Accelerators
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15 January, 2019