CERN Updates

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

KiCad software gets the CERN treatment

17 Feb 2015 — Donations are helping CERN experts to turn KiCad software into an efficient tool for designing open-source hardware

CERN accelerators boost argon into action

16 Feb 2015 — The laboratory's accelerator chain is supplying an experiment with argon ions for the first time

CERN's two-year shutdown drawing to a close

13 Feb 2015 — Two years ago, CERN's accelerators and experiments shut down for maintenance, to prepare the LHC for running at 13 TeV

Video: How accelerators help us to see further

9 Feb 2015 — Lucio Rossi and Fermilab’s Giorgio Apollinari talk about light, luminosity and the High-Luminosity LHC project

CMS pins down Higgs with first run data

27 Jan 2015 — Recent publications from CMS use data from the LHC's first run to shed light on the properties of the Higgs boson

2015: the International Year of Light

20 Jan 2015 — During 2015, the International Year of Light, CERN is highlighting the High Luminosity LHC project and CERN’s involvement in the SESAME laboratory

LHC Season 2: holding the key to new frontiers

12 Jan 2015 — With ‘LHC Season 2’ starting soon, running at a new high energy, the LHC key is handed back to the machine operators today

Pakistan to become Associate Member State of CERN

19 Dec 2014 — CERN Director General and the Chairman of the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission sign a document admitting Pakistan to CERN Associate Membership


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