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27 Dec 2019 | Anonymous | Collaboration
2019 is approaching its end with it the first year of the LHC Long Shutdown 2 (LS2), a break that focuses on the upgrade and maintenance of the LHC. It’s been twelve intense months for the growing CMS collaboration that counts 53 member countries. ...
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19 Dec 2019 | Harry Prosper | Collaboration
Early one morning, residents of the Pathum Wan District of Bangkok were greeted to the rare spectacle of dozens of physicists in formal attire walking the streets of Bangkok on their way to meet Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of...
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09 Dec 2019 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
The 2019 edition of the International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP, chep2019.org) was held on 4–8 November in Adelaide (South Australia). The conference organizers, the University of Adelaide, welcomed over 500...
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24 Oct 2019 | Federica Baldassari | Collaboration
The CMS member Wesley Smith received the 2020 W.K.H. Panofsky Prize Since 1985, the W.K.H. Panofsky Prize has been a top award of the American Physical Society (APS) that aims to recognize and encourage “outstanding achievements in experimental...
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24 Sep 2019 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
*/ Congratulations to five CMS scientists, Tulika Bose, Yuri Gershtein, Andrei Gritsan, George Wei-Shu Hou and Markus Klute, who were elected as American Physical Society (APS) Fellows in 2019 for their exceptional contributions to the field of...
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18 Jul 2019 | Thomas Mc Cauley | Collaboration
The CMS collaboration at CERN is happy to announce the release of its fourth batch of open data to the public. With this release, which brings the volume of its open data to more than 2 PB (or two million GB), CMS has now provided open access to 100...
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16 Jul 2019 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
Each year, The European Physical Society (EPS)* recognizes outstanding work by one or more young physicists (under the age of 35) in the field of Particle Physics and/or Particle Astrophysics with the Young Experimental Physicist Prize. This year,...
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16 Apr 2019 | Martine Strand | Collaboration
This year the 27th conference on Deep Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects (DIS2019), is being held in Torino. As a part of the conference, the "Altarelli Prize" is awarded to a person with research experience in the fields covered by the DIS...
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11 Jan 2019 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
The EPS Emmy Noether Distinction for Women in Physics 2018 has been attributed to a CMS member, Dr. Chiara Mariotti "for her outstanding contributions to the discovery and characterisation of the Higgs boson, for her leading role as founder and...
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03 Dec 2018 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
On Sunday 2nd December CMS recorded the last collisions to bring to a close a very successful LHC second running period (Run 2) that began in 2015. LHC has delivered to CMS 68 fb-1 of proton-proton collisions and almost 1.8 nb-1 of Pb-Pb collisions...
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30 Nov 2018 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and publisher of the journal Science, has elected two CMS Collaborators, Joel Butler and Scott Thomas, as 2018 AAAS fellows. This lifetime honor comes with an expectation that recipients...
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12 Oct 2018 | Marzena Lapka | Collaboration
On 1 September 2018, a new spokesperson and two deputies took over at the helm of the CMS experiment for a period of two years. The new team will lead the CMS Experiment through an important period that will include analysis of the CMS 2018 data and...
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