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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
Knowledge sharing
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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
Experiments
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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
Accelerators
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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
Accelerators
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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
Accelerators
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When science goes beyond borders

One of the three border posts on the CERN site is back in its usual place. These posts bear testimony to fragments of CERN’s history.

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At CERN
09 December, 2018
At CERN
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09 December, 2018
At CERN
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Let's wander in the forest

A series of visits were organised in November to help discover horse-logging at CERN

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At CERN
27 November, 2018
At CERN
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27 November, 2018
At CERN
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So long, Linac2, and thanks for all the protons

After 40 years of service, the linear accelerator has shut down and passed the baton to Linac4, which will take over as the first link in the accelerator chain

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Accelerators
13 November, 2018
Accelerators
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13 November, 2018
Accelerators
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Time for lead collisions in the LHC

The first collisions of lead nuclei mark the start of the latest LHC heavy-ion run

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Accelerators
09 November, 2018
Accelerators
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09 November, 2018
Accelerators
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Final lap of the LHC track for protons in 2018

The LHC’s proton run came to an end on Wednesday 24 October with an excellent result of 160 fb-1 of data accumulated since the start of 2015

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Accelerators
24 October, 2018
Accelerators
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24 October, 2018
Accelerators
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Halfway to high luminosity

Halfway between launch and start-up, what is the status of the High-Luminosity LHC project?

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Accelerators
23 October, 2018
Accelerators
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23 October, 2018
Accelerators
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