symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication



Symmetry is an online magazine about particle physics and its connections to other aspects of life and science, from interdisciplinary collaborations to policy to culture. It is published by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, both national laboratories funded by the Office of Science of the US Department of Energy.

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Symmetry staff

Kathryn Jepsen

Managing Editor
Kurt Riesselmann

Senior Editors
Angela Anderson
Lauren Biron
Glennda Chui

Staff Writers
Sarah Charley
Glenn Roberts Jr.

Ali Sundermier

Farnaz Khadem, SLAC
Katie Yurkewicz, FNAL

Contributing Editors
Kandice Carter, JLab
Melissa M. Baluk, TRIUMF
James Gillies, CERN
Sophie Kerhoas-Cavata, CEA
Karen McNulty Walsh, BNL
Vanessa Mexner, NIKHEF
Till Mundzeck, DESY
Vincenzo Napolano, INFN
Terry O'Connor, STFC
J. Ritchie Patterson, CLASSE
Perrine Royole-Degieux, IN2P3
Yuri Ryabov, IHEP Protvino
Boris Starchenko, JINR
Rika Takahashi, KEK
Tongzhou Xu, IHEP Beijing
Lynn Yarris, LBNL

Photographic Services
Fermilab Visual Media Services
SLAC Multimedia Communications


Design and Production
Sandbox Studio
Chicago, Illinois

Art Director/Designer
Michael Branigan

Lead Designer
Jill Preston

Production Designers
Allyson Gibbs
Aaron Grant
Brad Nagle
Ernestina Perez

Web Development
Xeno Media
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Web Consultant
Kevin Munday

Web Programmers
Jim Birch
Jack Gregory
Senem Hartung
Will Long

ISSN number: 1931-8367