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LS2 Report: Rejuvenation for the Antiproton Decelerator

The Antiproton Decelerator will see refurbishment work that will help its experiments to trap more antimatter than before

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Accelerators
12 March, 2019

CERN Accelerator School: Advanced Accelerator Physics 9 – 21 June 2019

Registration is now open for the CERN Accelerator School’s course on Advanced Accelerator Physics, to be held in Slangerup, Denmark, from 9 to 21 June 2019

Announcement
Accelerators
07 March, 2019
Accelerators
Announcement
7 March, 19

Exceptionally slow antiprotons

The commissioning of ELENA continued in 2018, culminating in the production of the first very-low-energy antiproton beams

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Accelerators
07 March, 2019
Accelerators
News
7 March, 19

The time of the LHC Injectors Upgrade project

After years of careful preparation, the LHC’s second long shutdown, LS2, is now under way. Over the coming 18 months, the upgrade of the LHC’s injector complex will be the primary focus for technical teams across the Organization

Opinion
Accelerators
26 February, 2019
Accelerators
Opinion
26 February, 19

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
News
26 February, 19

LS2 report: The PS’s magnets prepare for higher energies

Following our article on the PS Booster, we take a look at the next link in CERN’s accelerator chain: the venerable PS and its magnet system

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Accelerators
13 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, 19

“Particle Colliders – Accelerating Innovation” symposium – Liverpool, 22 March

This symposium is organised in the framework of the Future Circular Collider study and with the support of the EuroCirCol and EASITrain H2020 projects

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Accelerators
28 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, 19