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Professor Eliezer Rabinovici elected as next President of the CERN Council

The CERN Council today announced the election of Professor Eliezer Rabinovici as its 24th president, for a period of one year

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At CERN
24 September, 2021
At CERN
Press release
24 September, 2021

Grabbing magic tin by the tail

The ISOLTRAP experiment at CERN’s ISOLDE facility has weighed the neighbouring indium nuclei of tin-100, shedding new light on this special “doubly magic” nucleus

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Physics
23 September, 2021
Physics
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23 September, 2021

Seeing Sparks!: CERN’s first serendipity forum on future intelligence

The upcoming first edition of Sparks!, which will be held 17-18 September, adopts the theme of future intelligence

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At CERN
08 September, 2021

CERN participates in the exhibition “From Geneva to the World”

The exhibition, organised by the Permanent Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations Office, pays tribute to the work of Geneva-based multilateral institutions and the benefit they bring to people across the world

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At CERN
03 September, 2021

Researchers use CERN technology to evaluate risk of COVID-19 transmission

The CERN-developed COVID Airborne Risk Assessment tool (CARA) is helping researchers from the University of Geneva assess the effectiveness of different measures to limit SARS-CoV-2 aerosol transmission in schools

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Knowledge sharing
02 September, 2021
Knowledge sharing
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02 September, 2021

Hacking for humanity at CERN’s global Webfest

The second online edition of the Webfest brought together people from 63 countries to tackle challenges like wildfires, domestic violence and educational inequality

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At CERN
30 August, 2021

Two-trap cooling promises antimatter precision

The BASE collaboration has performed the first demonstration of two-trap sympathetic cooling, promising substantial improvements to studies of antiprotons

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Physics
25 August, 2021

CERN-tested optical fibres now in space

Astronaut Thomas Pesquet has activated Lumina, an optical fibre-based dosimetry experiment on board the International Space Station

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Knowledge sharing
20 August, 2021
Knowledge sharing
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20 August, 2021

CERN to provide second DUNE cryostat

The Laboratory deepens its collaboration with the US-based neutrino experiment with the provision of two enormous stainless-steel vessels for DUNE’s cutting-edge liquid-argon detectors

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Experiments
18 August, 2021
Experiments
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18 August, 2021

SPS experiments are back in action

Experiments restart at the Super Proton Synchrotron, CERN’s second-largest accelerator

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Experiments
12 August, 2021
Experiments
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12 August, 2021