All the latest for scientists at CERN and further afield


CERN experiments present results at Quark Matter 2015

2 Oct 2015 — There were presentations from ALICE, CMS, ATLAS and LHCb at the international conference on ultrarelativistic heavy-ion collisions this week

Big data takes ROOT

29 Sep 2015 — ROOT, a data-analysis tool set, has helped particle physicists run analyses for years. The developers see a lot of potential for its use in industry

ALICE investigates 'snowballs in hell'

22 Sep 2015 — How is it that loosely bound objects are observed in high-energy nuclear collisions? The ALICE collaboration finds out.

Latest papers from CERN theory group

Gluino pair-production matched to parton showers at the next-to-leading order

by Degrande, Celine
Fuks, Benjamin
Hirschi, Valentin
Proudom, Josselin
Shao, Hua-Sheng, 5 Oct 2015

Intrinsic charm in a matched general-mass scheme

by Ball, Richard D
Bertone, Valerio
Bonvini, Marco
Forte, Stefano
Merrild, Patrick Groth
Rojo, Juan
Rottoli, Luca, 3 Oct 2015

Beyond the CMSSM without an Accelerator: Proton Decay and Direct Dark Matter Detection

by Ellis, John
Evans, Jason L
Luo, Feng
Nagata, Natsumi
Olive, Keith A
Sandick, Pearl, 30 Sep 2015

What's on today at CERN for scientists

EN-MME Crab Cavity Meeting

Crab Cavity Cryomodule Development, 09.30376-1-020

Scattering equations and worldsheet models of QFTs

TH Journal Club on String Theory, 14.00TH common room

Scientists - physics events

Chern-Simons vector models and 3d bosonization

TH String Theory Seminar, 6 Oct 2015, 14.00 — CERN

Gravitational wave background from Standard Model physics

TH Cosmo Coffee, 7 Oct 2015, 11.30 — CERN

Decaying Dark Matter at the LHC

TH Theoretical Seminar, 7 Oct 2015, 14.00 — CERN


ISOLDE Seminar, 7 Oct 2015, 14.30 — CERN

Scientists - computing events

Evolution of the NFS Filer Service

IT Technical Forum (ITTF), 9 Oct 2015, 10.00 — CERN

HEPiX Fall 2015 Workshop

Workshops, 12 Oct 2015, 14.00 — Brookhaven National Laboratory

High Troughput Computing Project for LHCb TDAQ

IT Technical Forum (ITTF), 16 Oct 2015, 10.00 — CERN

Upcoming accelerators and technology events

22nd BLM Thresholds WG Meeting

LHC accelerator, 6 Oct 2015, 14.00 — CERN

HL-LHC Technical Infrastructure C&S Review Roadmap

General, 8 Oct 2015, 11.00 — CERN

29th HL-LHC TC

Technical Coordination meetings, 8 Oct 2015, 14.00 — CERN

57th HiLumi WP2 Task Leader Meeting

Task Leaders meetings, 9 Oct 2015, 16.00 — CERN