CERN Updates

AMS days: experiments present latest results

15 Apr 2015 — Results from the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) on the International Space Station will be the focus of the three-day “AMS Days at CERN” meeting

First successful beam at record energy of 6.5 TeV

10 Apr 2015 — Last night the LHC operations team successfully circulated a beam at 6.5 TeV - one of many steps before the LHC can deliver collisions to experiments

LHC: Preparations for collisions at 13 TeV

9 Apr 2015 — With proton beams back in the LHC, operations experts have weeks of work to do before they can collide beams in experiments at the energy of 13 TeV

SESAME passes an important milestone at CERN

7 Apr 2015 — The first of the 16 magnetic sectors in the main storage ring of the future light source in Jordan has successfully passed its tests at CERN

Proton beams are back in the LHC

5 Apr 2015 — After two years of intense maintenance and consolidation the Large Hadron Collider is back in operation

Large Hadron Collider set to restart

2 Apr 2015 — The first beams could be circulating in the machine sometime between Saturday and Monday

CERN researchers confirm existence of the Force

1 Apr 2015 — Physicists at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics announced today that an invisible Force permeates the universe, binding the galaxy together

LHC restart back on track

31 Mar 2015 — The short circuit to ground delaying the restart of the LHC has been fixed.

In pictures: X-rays probe LHC for cause of short circuit

26 Mar 2015 — A short circuit in a superconducting dipole magnet is delaying the beam injection in the LHC. Teams are working around the clock to fix the issue

LHCb's new analysis confirms old puzzle

20 Mar 2015 — LHCb physicists today presented their latest analysis of a rare decay, which shows deviations from Standard Model calculations

LHC experiments join forces to zoom in on the Higgs boson

17 Mar 2015 — Today the ATLAS and CMS experiments presented for the first time a combination of their results on the mass of the Higgs boson

CERN welcomes the CineGlobe international Film Festival

16 Mar 2015 — The 5th edition of the CineGlobe International Film Festival celebrates the theme “Convergence”.

The LHC: A stronger machine

12 Mar 2015 — Watch CERN engineers explain the work during the laboratory's long shutdown to prepare the LHC for running at 13 TeV

CERN wins award for best Twitter account in Switzerland

11 Mar 2015 — At a web conference in Zurich, @CERN was awarded “Best Swiss Twitter Page 2015”

Injection tests make a splash

9 Mar 2015 — Particles were successfully injected into the LHC last weekend, passing through three sectors of the accelerator.

LHC injection tests to begin

6 Mar 2015 — The Operations team is testing the systems that deliver beams to the Large Hadron Collider in preparation for the start-up this month

Subatomic: Photographs and particle tracks

5 Mar 2015 — A new documentary made in collaboration with Arts @ CERN explores the overlap between photography and particle physics

ATLAS physicist wins L'Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science award

4 Mar 2015 — Rajaâ Cherkaoui El Moursli, who leads a research team in Morocco for the ATLAS collaboration, is among this year's laureates

Build your own tiny Lego LHC

26 Feb 2015 — Vote online now for a Lego replica of the LHC, created by an ATLAS PhD student

Timelapse: LHC experiments prepare for restart

23 Feb 2015 — Watch a timelapse video of the huge LHC detectors ALICE, ATLAS, CMS and LHCb preparing to start up again


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