UA2

The UA2 detector on the Super Proton Synchrotron scrutinized proton-antiproton collisions for traces of W and Z particles.

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Higgs10: Three-quarters of the way there

The direct discovery of the W and Z bosons at the SppS in 1983 provided solid experimental support for the existence of the Higgs boson

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Physics
25 May, 2022
Physics
Feature
25 May, 2022

W boson published 30 years ago

On 24 February 1983 the journal <em>Physics Letters B</em> published a paper by the UA1 collaboration describing the discovery of the W boson

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Experiments
25 February, 2013
Experiments
News
25 February, 2013

UA2

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