symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication



November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

  • September 30, 2013
    breaking: Researchers demonstrate ‘accelerator on a chip’
    The technology used to create a new mini-accelerator could spawn new generations of smaller, less expensive devices for science and medicine.
  • September 26, 2013
    breaking: Google Street View goes underground at LHC
    A virtual tour of the Large Hadron Collider and the ATLAS, CMS, LHCb and ALICE experiments is now available on Google Street View.
  • September 20, 2013
    breaking: Scientists expand search for light dark matter
    Physicists on the CDMS experiment have devised a better way to search for a particle that, if it exists, will revolutionize our ideas about dark matter.
  • September 18, 2013
    breaking: Just how weak is the weak force?
    Using a unique technique, the Q-weak collaboration has found the value of the weak force to be in agreement with theory—so far.
  • September 4, 2013
    breaking: Upgraded Fermilab neutrino beam back in business
    After more than a year of improvements, Fermilab's accelerator complex has begun sending neutrinos to experiments at the lab and in Minnesota.
  • September 3, 2013
    breaking: The Dark Energy Survey begins
    Over the next five years, scientists will capture some of the grandest images of the cosmos ever seen and use them to probe the mystery of dark energy.

August 2013

  • August 23, 2013
    breaking: Japan selects candidate site for linear collider
    A site evaluation committee has recommended a location for the proposed International Linear Collider, if it is built in Japan.
  • August 22, 2013
    breaking: Daya Bay furthers neutrino knowledge
    A new Daya Bay result advances our understanding of neutrinos by precisely measuring their oscillation behavior at different energies.
  • August 16, 2013
    breaking: Antimatter experiment seeks help from the crowd
    After a successful trial run, a CERN antimatter experiment plans to use crowdsourcing to analyze its data.
  • August 8, 2013
    breaking: Physicists chart path forward
    Through the “Snowmass” process, particle physicists discussed the field’s biggest unanswered questions and thoroughly analyzed the tools needed to answer them.

July 2013