symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication

 

CMS

May 2015

March 2015

February 2015

  • February 24, 2015
    logbook: Physics in fast-forward
    During their first run, experiments at the Large Hadron Collider rediscovered 50 years' worth of physics research in a single month.
  • February 23, 2015
    signal to background: Video: LHC experiments prep for restart
    Engineers and technicians have begun to close experiments in preparation for the next run.
  • February 13, 2015
    signal to background: What’s new for LHC Run II
    The Large Hadron Collider gears up for restart.

September 2014

  • September 3, 2014
    signal to background: Watching ‘the clock’ at the LHC
    As time ticks down to the restart of the Large Hadron Collider, scientists are making sure their detectors run like clockwork.

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

  • June 26, 2014
    signal to background: Measuring the lifetime of the Higgs boson
    Scientists are looking for new ways to determine the quick-as-a-thought lifetime of the Higgs boson, which could point the way to new physics.
  • June 23, 2014
    breaking: Higgs boson shows scientists new tricks
    A new result from the Large Hadron Collider strengthens the case that the Higgs interacts with both types of particles in the Standard Model.
  • June 16, 2014
    logbook: The supersymmetric bet
    Particle physicists playfully take sides over whether the Large Hadron Collider is likely to discover evidence of Supersymmetry.

May 2014

  • May 29, 2014
    signal to background: Q&A: Rick Field, the physicist in the family
    Physicist Rick Field discusses physics, Hollywood and a recent appearance by his sister, actress Sally Field, on the Late Show with David Letterman.

March 2014

  • March 31, 2014
    signal to background: 30 years of inter-American collaboration
    Three decades ago this month, scientists from Latin America came to do research at Fermilab, forming the ties of a lasting collaboration.
  • March 19, 2014
    breaking: LHC and Tevatron share first joint result
    An international team of scientists from Fermilab’s Tevatron and CERN’s Large Hadron Collider has produced the world’s best value for the mass of the top quark.
  • March 6, 2014
    signal to background: Physics by hand
    To encourage discussion and engagement, a physics forum has banned PowerPoint slides in favor of low-tech whiteboards.

February 2014

January 2014

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