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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, 19

International collaboration publishes concept design for a post-LHC future circular collider at CERN

The Future Circular Collider (FCC) collaboration submits its Conceptual Design Report (CDR) for publication

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Accelerators
15 January, 2019

Plasma lenses promise smaller accelerators

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Accelerators
14 December, 2018
Accelerators
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14 December, 18

A brand-new beam screen to cope with high luminosity

The beam screen for the High-Luminosity LHC will be installed by 2024 in the aperture of the inner triplet superconducting magnets near ATLAS and CMS

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Accelerators
11 December, 2018

A successful conclusion to Run 2

The end of the LHC’s second run makes way for a busy long shutdown

Opinion
Accelerators
11 December, 2018
Accelerators
Opinion
11 December, 18

LHC Report: Another run is over and LS2 has just begun…

The CERN accelerator complex is being switched off step-by-step in order to prepare for Long Shutdown 2 (LS2)

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Accelerators
11 December, 2018

Key plans for the next two years of the LHC

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Accelerators
10 December, 2018
Accelerators
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10 December, 18

LHC prepares for new achievements

After an outstanding performance, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the accelerator complex and the experiments are now stopping for two years for major improvements and upgrading.

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Accelerators
03 December, 2018
Accelerators
Press release
3 December, 18

CERN Accelerator School - High-Gradient Wakefield Accelerators

Registration is now open for the CERN Accelerator School’s course on High-Gradient Wakefield Accelerators, to be held in Sesimbra, Portugal from 11 March to 22 March 2019

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Accelerators
30 November, 2018

Crystal cleaning the LHC beam

In October, for the first time, crystal collimators were used to improve the performance of the beam cleaning process at the LHC during a physics run

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Accelerators
27 November, 2018
Accelerators
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27 November, 18