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Higgs boson and the Standard Model in the 70s

As the various breakthroughs of the 1970s gradually consolidated the Standard Model, the Brout–Englert–Higgs field and its boson emerged as the most promising theoretical model to explain the origin of mass

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Physics
10 May, 2022

Higgs10: The Higgs boson and the rise of the Standard Model of Particle Physics in the 1970s

As the various breakthroughs of the 1970s gradually consolidated the Standard Model, the Brout–Englert–Higgs field and its boson emerged as the most promising theoretical model to explain the origin of mass

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Physics
10 May, 2022

A boson is born

The Higgs boson holds the record (48 years) among elementary particles for the time between prediction and discovery, going from an esoteric technicality to commanding the global spotlight at the world’s most powerful collider

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Physics
28 April, 2022
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28 April, 2022

Higgs10: A boson is born

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Physics
28 April, 2022
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28 April, 2022

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Discussion and solitude in the Theoretical Physics department

Theoreticians stuck at home connect with their global community and focus on their research

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At CERN
29 April, 2020

The Higgs mechanism

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The two-loop explosion

We are now being taken into the complex realm of higher-order calculations, with an explosion of activity in recent months

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Physics
03 April, 2017
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03 April, 2017