symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication

 

Fermilab

February 2015

  • February 26, 2015
    day in the life: From the Standard Model to space
    A group of scientists who started at particle physics experiments move their careers to the final frontier.

January 2015

  • January 23, 2015
    signal to background: Superconducting electromagnets of the LHC
    You won't find these magnets in your kitchen.
  • January 22, 2015
    signal to background: DECam’s nearby discoveries
    The Dark Energy Camera does more than its name would lead you to believe.
  • January 12, 2015
    signal to background: Mirror, mirror
    After more than six years of grinding and polishing, the first-ever dual-surface mirror for a major telescope is complete.

December 2014

  • December 2, 2014
    signal to background: Muon versus the volcano
    Particles produced by cosmic rays enter volcanoes and live to tell the tale.

November 2014

October 2014

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 24, 2014
    breaking: Massive neutrino detector moved into place
    The 30-ton MicroBooNE detector, the cornerstone of Fermilab’s short-baseline neutrino program, will see neutrinos this year.
  • June 17, 2014
    day in the life: Science and nature
    Although the view has changed, Lucy de Barbaro still looks at life through the lens of physics.
  • June 10, 2014
    explain it in 60 seconds: Wave-particle duality
    The concept of wave-particle duality ascribes two seemingly contradictory traits to a single object.

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