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Particle detectors meet canvas

This year is the European year of cultural heritage, but what does particle physics have to do with art? More than you might think

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Knowledge sharing
26 March, 2018
Knowledge sharing
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26 March, 2018

Fifty years since Charpak revolutionised particle detectors

In 1968, Georges Charpak invented the Nobel prize-winning multiwire proportional chamber pushing particle physics detection into the electronic era

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Experiments
23 February, 2018
Experiments
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23 February, 2018

First high-precision LHC measurement of W boson mass

In a paper published today in the European Physical Journal C, the ATLAS Collaboration reports the first high-precision measurement of W boson mass

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Experiments
12 February, 2018
Experiments
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12 February, 2018

Long-lived physics

The CMS collaboration closes in on exotic long-lived particles that could get trapped in its detector layers

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Experiments
18 January, 2018
Experiments
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18 January, 2018

Hunting season at the LHC

With the LHC now back smashing protons together at an energy of 13 TeV, what exotic beasts do physicists hope to find?

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Physics
10 August, 2017
Physics
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10 August, 2017

LHCb announces a charming new particle

The LHCb experiment has reported the observation of a baryon containing two charm quarks and one up quark

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Experiments
06 July, 2017
Experiments
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06 July, 2017

2017: What can we expect?

CERN’s Director General, Fabiola Gianotti, discusses the opportunities for physics research in the coming year

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Physics
27 January, 2017
Physics
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27 January, 2017

ENLIGHT meeting on particle therapy in the Netherlands

The annual meeting of ENLIGHT, which focuses on particle therapy for cancer treatment, was held in the Netherlands

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Physics
29 September, 2016