Loading...
Alt
20 Feb | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
On Saturday at 8.25am the shift crew in the CERN Control Centre extracted the beams from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), bringing the machine’s first three-year running period to a successful conclusion. The following message marked the event on...
Alt
18 Apr | Achintya Rao | Collaboration
The Year-End Technical Stop or YETS, when the LHC takes its annual break, seemed like a quiet time to those outside CERN. After all, there were no collisions taking place and the CMS detector was not operating 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week....
Alt
16 Apr | Andre Tinoco Mendes | Collaboration
A new year with new energy and new luminosities: 2012 holds the promise to close the question on the existence (or absence) of a Standard Model Higgs boson. Besides the obvious challenges posed by the LHC restart at a higher energy and a much...
11 Apr | Achintya Rao | External news (e.g. BBC)
The Large Hadron Collider has woken from its winter slumber with a bang. Just after midnight local time on 5 April, the world's most powerful particle accelerator, based near Geneva, Switzerland, shattered its own world record by smashing protons...
11 Apr | Achintya Rao | External news (e.g. BBC)
THE world's largest particle collider notched up a new record yesterday as it escalated its quest to explore the origins of the Universe.
11 Apr | Achintya Rao | External news (e.g. BBC)
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is operating again after its winter break.
Alt
03 Apr | Achintya Rao | Physics
A study of dijet production in proton-proton collisions was performed at √s = 7 TeV for jets with pT > 35 GeV and |y| < 4.7[1] using data collected with the CMS detector at the LHC in 2010. Events with at least one pair of jets are denoted as...
14 Feb | Achintya Rao | External news (e.g. BBC)
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will increase the energies of the bunches of subatomic particles called protons that it smashes together.
13 Feb | Achintya Rao | External news (e.g. BBC)
Today, operators of the world’s most powerful particle accelerator announced their plan for the 2012 run. The new schedule calls for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), located near Geneva, Switzerland, to run at a collision energy of 8 tera-electron...
Alt
07 Nov | Achintya Rao | Collaboration
At about half-past five in the evening on Sunday, 30th October, an e-mail from Run Coordination to the CMS collaboration said: At 17:00 today the LHC dumped the last proton beams for the year to start the machine development period and to prepare...