Updates for CERN people

CERN to host its first TEDx event

16 Apr 2013 — The inaugural TEDxCERN event will take place on 3 May 2013 in the Globe of Science and Innovation

Modernizing the operational dosimetry system

16 Apr 2013 — As part of continual efforts to ensure the highest standards of radiation protection, CERN is modernizing its operational dosimetry system

EU commissioner meets Marie Curie researchers at CERN

15 Apr 2013 — Today Androulla Vassiliou is visiting CERN to meet young researchers supported by the EU Marie Curie Actions

Recent results on Higgs studies at ATLAS and CMS

15 Apr 2013 — The experiments release combined spin measurements for the Higgs boson for the first time

LIU 2013: Injector teams present status

12 Apr 2013 — Today at CERN, physicists and engineers from the LHC-injector accelerators presented their plans for upgrades during long shutdown

MapCERN now available for iPad

11 Apr 2013 — The MapCERN application is now available for download on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Move and eat better: Get in race-ready shape

8 Apr 2013 — The medical service brings you a session on how to prepare for the relay race and other physical exercise, 5pm 16 April in the Council Chamber

AMS to present latest results

3 Apr 2013 — At a seminar at CERN today at 5pm CET, the AMS collaboration will announce its first physics results. Watch the webcast here

Edinburgh Medal honours Higgs and CERN

26 Mar 2013 — In a ceremony on 24 March, the 2013 Edinburgh Medal was awarded to Peter Higgs and CERN

Filmmaker wins second Collide @ CERN-Geneva prize

26 Mar 2013 — The second Collide @ CERN-Geneva prize goes to filmmaker Jan Peters, for his proposal to explore the world of CERN from a highly personal perspective

Consolidating LHC splices

19 Mar 2013 — Watch Jean-Phillipe Tock of the Technology department explain how CERN technicians are upgrading interconnections on the LHC

Engineering prize webcast

18 Mar 2013 — Watch the webcast of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering at 1pm GMT

The Standard Model, set in stone

11 Mar 2013 — A standing stone outside the CERN Control Centre neatly sums up our understanding of the universe

New PXI card calibration service

8 Mar 2013 — A new service has launched to calibrate PXI cards used to enhance the performance of measurement and automation systems

Setting the bar high: CERN web launches official toolbar

28 Feb 2013 — The CERN toolbar is a branding element for CERN websites, a 'Sign in' button, a link to the directory, and a link back home

CERN, life science and the origins of life

27 Feb 2013 — In COOL EDGE 2013, biologists, medical doctors and life scientists are looking to CERN as a model for international scientific collaboration

New results from searches for new physics at CMS

27 Feb 2013 — Maurizio Pierini of the CMS collaboration focuses on recently completed searches. Watch the webcast

Enhanced personal protection at the PS

25 Feb 2013 — A new safety system will bring the standard of personnel radiation protection at the PS into line with that of the LHC

Hangout with CERN: Lights, web-cam, action!

21 Feb 2013 — Each week CERN people answer questions live on YouTube in Hangout with CERN. Give feedback for the chance to win tickets to see comedian Eddie Izzard

Protons on ions brings new physics to LHCb

19 Feb 2013 — The Large Hadron Collider beauty experiment took proton-ion data for the first time last month

Knowledge Transfer Fund to support six new projects

15 Feb 2013 — From photonic crystals to fibre-optic sensors, the KT Fund is supporting new initiatives to disseminate technology to society

The sounds of CERN

13 Feb 2013 — Sound artist Bill Fontana recorded his first soundscapes at CERN on a 4-day induction visit preceding his residency

LS1: Exciting times ahead

8 Feb 2013 — As the first and last proton-lead run of 2013 draws to a close, the maintenance programme of the LHC's first long shutdown (LS1) is about to start

Working in Switzerland? Register for FameLab

5 Feb 2013 — Register now to give an exciting scientific talk and you could be the new face of Science in Switzerland

Therapeutic use of radioactive isotopes

23 Jan 2013 — A study published in collaboration with ISOLDE-CERN confirms that certain terbium isotopes are effective in diagnosing and treating tumours

New ion trap extends reach of nuclide-mass experiment

17 Jan 2013 — A new ion trap has been integrated into ISOLTRAP, the ISOLDE experiment that measures the mass of short-lived nuclides

Watch the DG's New Year presentation 2013

10 Jan 2013 — "We have very exciting times not only behind but also in front of us," says Rolf Heuer

Director-General's New Year presentation 2013

8 Jan 2013 — The DG's New Year presentation will take place Wednesday, 9 January 2013 at 10am

Pension Fund wins two international awards

19 Dec 2012 — The Fund won one award for Best Risk Management Solutions, and another for Industry Innovation

"So long and thanks for all the fish"

17 Dec 2012 — Remarkable first three-year run of LHC comes to an end, marked by the LHC controllers with a Douglas Adams reference


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