luminosity

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Record luminosity: well done LHC

The LHC’s 2017 proton run has ended with record luminosity. The special runs will now take place before the winter shutdown.

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Accelerators
13 November, 2017
Accelerators
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13 November, 17
Accelerators
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13 November, 17

The LHC racks up records

The Large Hadron Collider has established a new record of luminosity, delivering a huge amount of data to its experiments

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Accelerators
30 June, 2017
Accelerators
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30 June, 17
Accelerators
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30 June, 17

First tests of crab cavities promise a luminous future

The crab cavities, a key component for the HL-LHC luminosity increase, show remarkable first test results

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Physics
29 March, 2017

2016: an exceptional year for the LHC

Particles have circulated in the LHC one last time in 2016 before the winter stop of the accelerators for maintenance

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Accelerators
06 December, 2016
Accelerators
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6 December, 16
Accelerators
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6 December, 16

Great expectations from fewer collisions

This week, the LHC will ignore its motto of ‘maximum luminosity’, and perform special runs at very low luminosity

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Experiments
22 September, 2016
Experiments
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22 September, 16
Experiments
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22 September, 16

LHC Report: a break from luminosity production

The LHC has been in great shape over the last few months, delivering over 20 fb-1 of integrated luminosity before the ICHEP conference

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Accelerators
17 August, 2016
Accelerators
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17 August, 16
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17 August, 16

The LHC takes a break before heading to new heights

After two months at full throttle, the LHC is taking a short break to allow various studies of its operation

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Accelerators
28 July, 2016

LHC performance reaches new highs

The LHC has chalked up a series of new records, providing its experiments with a torrent of new data

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Accelerators
08 July, 2016
Accelerators
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8 July, 16
Accelerators
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8 July, 16

LHC Report: staying cool despite record highs

These two last weeks have been a highlight of LHC operation, delivering record luminosity

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Accelerators
13 June, 2016

Data harvest in the LHC

Higher intensity beams are circulating in the LHC providing more and more collisions to the experiments

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Accelerators
02 June, 2016
Accelerators
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2 June, 16
Accelerators
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2 June, 16

Congratulations to SuperKEKB for “first turns"

The High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK) in Japan celebrates first turns and successful storage of beams in the SuperKEKB collider

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Physics
02 March, 2016

Seeing is believing

Lucio Rossi reflects on how particle accelerators extend our sense of sight

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Physics
24 February, 2015
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Opinion
24 February, 15
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Opinion
24 February, 15