High-Luminosity LHC

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Report reveals full reach of LHC programme

A 1000+ page report quantifies the physics potential of the High-Luminosity Large Hadron Collider

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Physics
19 March, 2019

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, 2019

What’s in store for the CMS detector over the next two years?

With the LHC switched off for a two-year technical stop, CMS is undergoing significant maintenance and upgrades

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Experiments
26 February, 2019
Experiments
News
26 February, 2019
Experiments
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Wheels in motion: what’s planned for ATLAS in the next two years?

Enhancing ATLAS’s detection capabilities in preparation for the LHC restart

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Experiments
26 February, 2019
Experiments
News
26 February, 2019
Experiments
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Upgrading ALICE: What’s in store for the next two years?

Major internal improvements await the ALICE detector during CERN’s Long Shutdown 2 (LS2)

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Experiments
05 February, 2019
Experiments
News
05 February, 2019

First civil-engineering milestone passed for HL-LHC

Excavation of the two new shafts for the HL-LHC at points 1 and 5 of the accelerator has been completed

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Engineering
25 January, 2019
Engineering
News
25 January, 2019
Engineering
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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
News
15 January, 2019
Accelerators
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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

News
Accelerators
11 December, 2018
Accelerators
News
11 December, 2018
Accelerators
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Key plans for the next two years of the LHC

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Accelerators
10 December, 2018
Accelerators
News
10 December, 2018
Accelerators
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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.

Press release
Accelerators
03 December, 2018
Accelerators
Press release
03 December, 2018
Accelerators
Press release

High-Luminosity LHC: we’re halfway there

The HL-LHC is shaping up to be a worthy successor to the LHC, which is having another spectacular year

Opinion
Accelerators
29 October, 2018
Accelerators
Opinion
29 October, 2018