Future Circular Collider

The Future Circular Collider (FCC) is an international design study with emphasis on a hadron collider with a centre-of-mass energy of the order of 100 TeV in a new 80-100 km tunnel as a long-term goal.

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Winner of the “Mining the Future” competition announced

From brick-building to online flow analyses, ideas abound for sustainable reuse of excavated material from a tunnel for a potential future CERN facility thanks to the “Mining the Future” competition held as part of the FCC Innovation Study.

News
Engineering
11 October, 2022

27 September: Award ceremony of the international competition “Mining the Future”

The award ceremony of the challenge-based international competition “Mining the Future” will take place on 27 September at CERN's Globe for Science and Innovation in Meyrin, Switzerland

Announcement
At CERN
13 September, 2022
At CERN
Announcement
13 September, 2022

Higgs10: the future of Higgs research

History teaches that those who explore relentlessly and fearlessly are often the ones rewarded with the greatest prize of all: the truth.

Feature
Physics
10 August, 2022
Physics
Feature
10 August, 2022

Environmental awareness: the importance of environmental considerations for future projects

Pursuing CERN’s scientific mission through environmentally responsible research

News
At CERN
05 April, 2022

Innovation in managing excavated materials: an FCC contribution to the circular economy

First phase of CERN’s “Mining the Future” competition successfully completed

News
At CERN
08 December, 2021

FCC feasibility study comes into focus

CERN’s fastest-growing collaboration is crystallising an ambitious proposal to tackle the big questions at the heart of particle physics

News
Accelerators
08 July, 2021
Accelerators
News
08 July, 2021

Millimetric precision for a Future Circular Collider

A team of CERN surveyors have performed geodetic measurements in the framework of the Future Circular Collider feasibility study

News
Accelerators
29 June, 2021

Mining the Future

Join this international competition and submit your ideas for applications that could turn rock excavated during tunnelling for future CERN colliders into a resource

News
Engineering
30 April, 2021
Engineering
News
30 April, 2021

Webinar on tunnelling studies for the Future Circular Collider – 24 February 2021

Senior engineer John Osborne will be discussing the civil engineering studies and future plans for the 100 km accelerator between 5 and 6.30 p.m CET

Announcement
At CERN
15 February, 2021
At CERN
Announcement
15 February, 2021